Benjamin Hunnicut

University of Iowa; author of “Free Time: The Forgotten American Dream"

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Professor at the University of Iowa who studies work and leisure; author of “Free Time: The Forgotten American Dream.”

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Many of us are slogging through our five-day, 40-hour work week after the holidays.

Why not a 4-day work week?

Many of us are slogging through our five-day, 40-hour work week after the holidays.

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With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.

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Undocumented housekeepers are losing work due to the coronavirus outbreak. They don’t qualify for unemployment income and may not be eligible for government bailout.

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The coronavirus pandemic, constitutional rights, and President Trump’s lawsuits

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Grocery stores nationwide are handling an unusually high demand from customers. How are grocery clerks coping?

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People across the country are struggling to make ends meet during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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When the president downplays a pandemic or implies aid to states are being withheld until governors say nice things about him, can he be sued?

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As of Wednesday, facilities across the U.S. are unable to process testing kits. California has a shortage of chemicals that are critical to the testing process.

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This week, bars, nightclubs, wineries and breweries in California were asked to close immediately, and restaurants to offer delivery or takeout service only.

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