Amazon Workers Demand Time Off To Vote; Mental Health Crisis

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Amazon warehouse workers are threatening to walk off the job this week unless the company gives all its employees paid time off to vote. They are part of a broader push this year for employers to make it easier for Americans to cast their ballots. Also, the American Psychological Association's newest report says the U.S. is "facing a national mental health crisis that could yield serious health and social consequences for years to come." We talk to one of the report's authors about mental health in America. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Oct. 26, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 26, 2020.


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