Hundreds Of United Airlines Staff Hand In Covid Vaccination Proof After Company Threatens To Fire Them

Hundreds Of United Airlines Staff Hand In Covid Vaccination Proof After Company Threatens To Fire Them

Topline Two days after United Airlines announced plans to fire nearly 600 workers who clashed with its Covid-19 vaccine mandate, almost half of those staff submitted proof of vaccination, the airline said Thursday, as it prepares to enforce some of the air industry’s strictest vaccine rules. United Airlines planes are seen at Newark International Airport…

Tyson Foods Reaches 91% Vaccination Rate Almost Two Months After Employee Mandate

Tyson Foods Reaches 91% Vaccination Rate Almost Two Months After Employee Mandate

Topline The 120,000-strong workforce of Arkansas-based multinational Tyson Foods is 91% vaccinated against Covid-19, the company’s chief medical officer revealed in the New York Times Thursday, almost two months since announcing a vaccine mandate for all its U.S. employees. In this Feb. 2, 2021 file photo, Tyson Foods team members receive Covid-19 vaccines from health…

Schools Association Asks Biden For Protection Against Violent Anti-Maskers

Schools Association Asks Biden For Protection Against Violent Anti-Maskers

Topline An organization representing public school boards across the country asked President Joe Biden Wednesday for federal help—including law enforcement protection from the FBI—to combat the “immediate threat” to their schools from violent threats from people that oppose mask mandates and the purported teaching of “critical race theory.” An anti-mask rally outside the Orange County…

Scores Of Prisoners Are Dead In Ecuador’s ‘Worst’ Prison Riot – Here’s What’s Happening

Scores Of Prisoners Are Dead In Ecuador’s ‘Worst’ Prison Riot – Here’s What’s Happening

Topline More than 100 inmates have been killed and dozens wounded this week as rival gangs vie to control one of Ecuador’s largest prisons, part of an ongoing crisis in the country’s poorly-funded penal system beset by overcrowding, Covid-19 and gang violence.  police arrive to a prison in Guayaquil, Ecuador after a riot occurred. AFP…

Phil Knight And Former Nike Execs Launch Oregon-Focused NIL Company

Phil Knight And Former Nike Execs Launch Oregon-Focused NIL Company

Former Oregon women’s basketball star Sabrina Ionescu will serve as the Chief Athlete Officer of … [+] Division Street to ensure the athlete voice is heard (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) Getty Images Today, several alumni and prominent University of Oregon donors, including NIKE co-founder Phil Knight, Pat Kilkenny, Ed Maletis, Jim Morse, and the Papé Family…

Employees Claim Bezos’ Blue Origin Disregarded Safety Concerns And Created ‘Toxic’ Work Culture

Employees Claim Bezos’ Blue Origin Disregarded Safety Concerns And Created ‘Toxic’ Work Culture

Topline Twenty-one former and current employees of Blue Origin, the rocket company created by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, released a letter Thursday claiming it disregarded safety concerns to prioritize company achievements in the billionaire space race, stifled feedback and created a sexist work culture. WASHINGTON, DC – MAY 09: Jeff Bezos, owner of Blue Origin,…