Economy

Merced Cesar Chavez Caravan March

April 9, 2021 / By
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On Saturday, Apr. 2, Merced Autonomous Brown Berets hosted a caravan march and a protest to support BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) and LGBTQIA+ farmers, street vendors, and essential workers who have been the most negatively impacted by COVID-19.

Atwater “sanctuary city for businesses” resolution met with mixed reactions, resistance

October 21, 2020 / By

On May 15, Atwater City Council unanimously voted to pass a resolution declaring the city a "sanctuary city for businesses." The resolution being passed in the midst of a pandemic has been met with criticism.

We ‘Ced Weighs In: Changes to the United States Postal Service

September 17, 2020 / By
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Recently, the federal government has moved forward in its efforts to dramatically change the United States Postal Service (USPS), including cutting overtime and limiting hours.

Coronavirus impacts Merced youth employment

September 4, 2020 / By

The economic state of California plummets further into instability since Governor Gavin Newsom’s call for a shutdown of local businesses.