The mail sorting machine debacle continues as news surfaces that the USPS headquarters has ordered the machines not to be restored. Vice reports: “Shortly after USPS Postmaster General Louis DeJoy issued a public statement saying he wanted to ‘avoid even the appearance’ that any of his policies would slow down election mail, USPS instructed all maintenance…

Things are heating up in the Central Valley where workers at Primex Farms, a pistachio and almond processing plant in Wasco are not only contracting COVID-19 in alarmingly high numbers, they’re also facing retaliation from the company when they complain. According to a report from the United Farm Workers (UFW) and various news outlets, 150…