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Advocating for essential workers after a loss to COVID-19

"Why are we calling essential workers essential when we are not doing anything to protect them?" After Vy Mai lost her grandfather to COVID-19, she started advocating for safer working conditions in meat processing plants.

05/22/2020 4:14 PMupdated: 05/22/2020 4:16 PM
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  • Donna M.
    07/16/2020 19:28

    I'm so sorry Sweetheart!!!! Stay strong!!!

  • Rebecca M.
    06/26/2020 03:16

    😢😢😢

  • Quynh A.
    06/17/2020 23:55

    I am very sorry for your loss. But among all the memories about your grandfather, you chose to share the bit he fought for the south back in Vietnam & being a victim??? We people in Vietnam have moved on but it looks like the people who betrayed our land couldn’t. Stop vandalizing Vietnam with this nonsense.

  • Cecilia M.
    06/17/2020 22:41

    Completely held ransom by a paycheque. How horrible. I am so sorry for the loss of your Grandpa. Keep this in your mind as you go forward. Try to initiate change for other Grandpa’s in the world. Love and hugs to you

  • Ayfer S.
    06/17/2020 18:21

    😢😢😢

  • Tiffany J.
    06/17/2020 16:44

    My thoughts and prayers go out to this young lady. May God be with your grandpa and family. ❤

  • Tony T.
    06/17/2020 13:27

    May god be please with him!!! I pray that God will make it easy for you and your family during this time!!!

  • Dominique M.
    06/17/2020 13:14

    So sorry 🙏 🙏 🙏 💖 💖 💖 from France 🇫🇷 💕

  • Shoorveer S.
    06/17/2020 13:06

    बहुत दुख की बात है लेकिन आपको धैर्य रखना चाहिए

  • Stan B.
    06/17/2020 12:57

    So sad. Stay strong.

  • Sari T.
    06/03/2020 18:45

    I cry with you im so sorry ❤️

  • Nancy M.
    05/28/2020 19:46

    I’m sorry for your loss may your grandfather rest in eternal peace 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  • Nam D.
    05/24/2020 03:58

    So sad!!! SSorry for your loss.

  • Sophia B.
    05/24/2020 03:29

    Sorry for your loss. Kean blame Smith Food's they where planing to close , they all thaking a big risk too , instead they have to follow procedures. I was lucky for been a part of the vulnerable group. . . they help me out. God give you streng

  • Sundy L.
    05/23/2020 14:13

    So sorry beautiful one.

  • Rajesh S.
    05/23/2020 13:01

    China kill lots of innocent people

  • Terry Q.
    05/23/2020 04:12

    I feel you were the same they finding Covid19 at Amazon Phoenix Arizona and they tells weeks later. And yes we all need a income we all have bills. God Bless You and your Family 🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • Gunnel N.
    05/23/2020 03:37

    😢❤❤❤

  • Peter C.
    05/22/2020 21:23

    I am so sorry for your loss. I hope lessons can be learned from this awful time for you and your grandfather

  • Lewis B.
    05/22/2020 21:15

    So sad