Pines Bach Weekly

Topic of the Week

Unemployment Appeals



Blog of the Week

With Minimum Wage Victory in Reach, The Fight for $15 Vows Bigger Things to Come

After nearly a decade of activism, the Fight for $15 stands closer than ever to achieving its most visible goal: a $15 federal minimum wage. Leaders of the campaign, however, say that their work is only beginning.

Thought for the Week

"Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today."

–Thich Nhat Hanh Vietnamese Buddhist Monk, Teacher, Author, Peace Activist

List of the Week

from The White House

Fact Sheet: President Biden’s New Executive Actions Deliver Economic Relief for American Families and Businesses Amid the COVID-19 Crises

Top Five News Headlines

  1. Exclusive: Google workers across the globe announce international union alliance to hold Alphabet accountable
  2. The 3 Things Women Want In The Workplace In 2021
  3. When can unemployed workers refuse a job offer? Biden wants to clear that up
  4. Essential workers exposed to COVID-19 are reporting to work when they can’t get paid to quarantine
  5. Trader Joe's, Dollar General And Others Are Paying Workers To Get Vaccines