Daily Red Alert - 9/6/22
“On Tuesday, as the state faces a seventh consecutive “Flex Alert,” in which residents will be asked to conserve electricity between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., officials say that efforts to save energy must be doubled or tripled to be effective.”
“The conferences, which are held in Portland and Seattle, bring together ‘more than 1,200 teachers, teacher educators, and interested community members’ and seek to ‘provide resources that promote equity and racial justice in the classroom,’ according to the organization’s About Us page. Students are also invited to the event and are offered a discounted rate.”
“A teacher in Ireland has been suspended from work and then jailed for contempt of court after he refused to use the correct pronouns to address a transgender student.”
“California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday signed a landmark bill that expands power and protections for fast-food workers despite opposition from restaurant owners who warned it would drive up consumer costs.”
“When the Wing first opened its doors in Flatiron in 2016 as a pioneering, women-only coworking space, it became a phenomenon. Founders Audrey Gelman and Lauren Kassan raised more than $100 million from investors like WeWork and Airbnb. At its peak, it had 11 locations across New York, Los Angeles, Boston and Chicago, a 9,000 person waitlist — plus star power from fans such as Jennifer Lopez and Meryl Streep.”
CEOs need to listen down the corporate ladder - Washington Times
“The concept, which was adopted by many highly successful companies, urged managers to learn what was going on in their company by actually talking to employees at all levels, not just the corporate elite. In turn, employees at all levels felt heard and appreciated.”
Restoring dignity of work in America - Washington Times
“There is dignity in work. It is essential to human flourishing and critical to the fulfillment of the American experience. Unfortunately, there is a strong current in American society that seeks to cheapen the value and nobility of hard work.”
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