New Orleans sanitation workers protesting
WDSU 6 News recently reported that several New Orleans sanitation workers are on strike.
The workers, known as hoppers who work with the sanitation department through a group called PeopleReady, are demanding better pay and better protection while picking up trash.
The workers have said that they are exposed to the coronavirus and other health hazards every day and are not given the proper protective equipment. The workers also said that they should be getting hazard pay.
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