A couple from Westwood, Kansas, made the New York Times this week. Evan Schade and his girlfriend, Kaitlyn Gardner, lost five jobs between them because of the COVID-19 pandemic."As of right now, I think our No. 1 is rent," said Evan Schade."Now it's, like, OK we really need to stock up on some food."Schade and Gardner didn't lose one job.
Friday, April 10, 2020
Redux: Pandemic Buts Kansas City Metro Millennials Out Of Work
Harsh times for local middle-class white people make national news and then local reporters recycle their sorrow for another go-round . . . Here's an aftermath report on poverty tourism amid a historic pandemic . . . Checkit: