How to help workers going without pay in coronavirus crisis
With the world in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, American workplaces are reeling. While some are adjusting to the reality of , people with salaried jobs and the ability to work remotely are the lucky ones. For countless Americans, the fallout from for the foreseeable future.
“I am basically entirely ‘gig-based,'” says Carver Duncan, an actor and fitness instructor in New York City. “As a performer, I am constantly going from gig to gig. As a fitness instructor, I am paid per class. And to supplement my income further, I work for a catering and events company. As of today, all my work has been cancelled. The performance gig I booked for April has been cancelled. All events in the foreseeable future have been cancelled. And my gym has shut down, …continued .
[Source: CBS News]