“The situation was bad, but I didn’t have to worry about it getting worse. I didn’t feel anxious about my salary cut, instead I felt stable and safe.”
Many women are overwhelmed with child care right now, and others are struggling through a time of historic job loss.
Some have been on a rent strike, some are on the verge of eviction, some are dealing with landlords who suggest letting a stranger's family move in to help share the cost of rent.
Managing other people's reactions to your trauma is exhausting; enlisting someone else to update folks your behalf is a small act of self-care, and an easy way to take people up on their “let me know if you need anything” offers.
The economy is in the toilet and there's a pandemic happening, but somehow we are still expected to look for work.
Don't email them 87 links to open positions you think they should apply to—at least, not without talking about it first.
The Indian Government Now Wants To Postpone Its Plastic Ban Because of Economic Slowdown and Unemployment
On October 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that they would phase out single-use plastics by 2022 instead.
Employees and unions fear that automation at the docks in the coming years will put hundreds out of work.