Feb 26, 2020

Unionizing is about to get harder for some workers

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Uncertainty over how COVID-19 will affect near-term bottom lines. National Labor Relations Board plans to make it harder for certain workers to unionize. The $24-billion industry of secondhand clothing.

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Workplace Culture

NLRB rule could make it harder for millions of workers to organize

Feb 26, 2020
It rolls back an Obama-era policy that held some corporations accountable for labor violations by subcontractors and franchisees.
The new NLRB rule could make it harder for employee's of McDonald's to organize.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Why so many people are shopping secondhand

Feb 26, 2020
And how retailers are trying to get into the resale market.
Marielle Segarra/Marketplace

Music from the episode

Cruel World Phantogram

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Michael Lipkin Producer

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