There is no "upside" to COVID but we can't help but notice a lot of agreement among conservatives & progressives alike when we talk about rising animosity for the "elite" and worsening American wage disparity that isn't sustainable.
Money quote from this link that was surprisingly sent our way by a conservative TKC reader . . .
"An environmental services technician at HCA’s Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri who is featured in the report, said that “HCA made nearly $4 billion in profits last year, yet pays me poverty wages even as I risk my life for this job.”
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Healthcare Billionaires 'Made a Killing' During Pandemic While Workers Struggled to Get By * Children's Health Defense
A new analysis shows the largest private healthcare conglomerate, HCA, owned by the billionaire Frist family, made nearly $4 billion in profits in 2020 during the pandemic, but continued to slash expenditures, pay workers inadequate wages and fight efforts to unionize.