19 May '12, 3am

Nurses Push for "Robin Hood" Tax on Wall Street | Care2 Causes

Nurses Push for "Robin Hood" Tax on Wall Street | Care2 Causes

Nurses have long been seen as the overworked, exhausted workers of the healthcare industry. They often face exhausting hours under tense and demanding circumstances. In recent years they have also been threatened with severe cuts to resources throughout the country. Now many nurses have joined in the rallying cries of the Occupy Wall Street movement and have begun to chime into debates not only about working conditions but also about taxing Wall Street. National Nurses United, a group devoted to speaking out for nurses’ rights, medical care reform, and on taxing the wealthy, planned a massive rally at the center of Chicago on May 18. The rally was intended to coincide with the beginning of the G8 summit, which is now taking place at Camp David in Maryland after the location was changed from its original Chicago location. The rally involved performances by Tom Morello and s...

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