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The best of the week’s news by Lindsay Beyerstein

Sidney's Picks: Betting on COVID and Immigrant Teens Working Nights

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Palm fruits, by CIFOR, Creative Commons.

The Best of the Week’s News:

  • Tyson Foods managers bet on how many of their workers would test positive for COVID, a wrongful death lawsuit alleges. (IA Capital Dispatch)
     
  • Why a $15 minimum wage triumphed in Florida, but Joe Biden did not. (In These Times) 
     
  • The hidden lives of immigrant teens working nights during COVID (ProPublica Illinois)
     
  • Rape, beatings, low wages: The palm oil used by beloved US beauty brands is produced under horrific conditions. (AP)