6 Startling Facts About Moms Working In The Restaurant Industry

It's bad enough that restaurant workers who receive tips are usually paid below the minimum wage, at $2.13 an hour. But you know what's worse? The fact that moms who work in those jobs are often forced to choose between working sick and not having a paycheck. Those moms are also penalized when their shift is changed at the last minute and they have to scramble to adapt their child care arrangements on the fly. Here are some more facts that will make you think.


As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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