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AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Elizabeth Warren stood behind unionized magazine staffers by pulling out of the New Yorker Festival.

AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union Next week’s New Yorker Festival just got a little less star-studded. At the heart of the dispute is the “just cause” clause, a labour protection that requires an employer to build a …

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Bill Withers: Artist’s iconic New Yorker interview resurfaces after death

Bill Withers: Artist’s iconic New Yorker interview resurfaces after death

A witty interview given by Bill Withers to The New Yorker has resurfaced in the wake of his death. Withers died aged 81 of heart complications, his family announced on Friday. The iconic singer-songwriter is being celebrated on social media, where many are paying tribute to him and his work. Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just …

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