AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The tragedy of human trafficking continues with 50 dead families from Mexico & Latin America abandoned in San Antonio Texas. Why don’t we have treaties with our neighbors, agreeing to legal transportation of legal migrant labor?

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Atlantic City Casino workers going to strike for better wages, O/T pay and benefits. Other workers in similar positions should seek Worker protection under Unionization and strikes. Increase staffing with better wages. Goal: a lean Slate for Workers!

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce There is little doubt Climate Change is driven by an industrialized Society. It’s not clear what the impact of climate extremes; drought, floods, cyclones, has on people, poor and middle classes, agriculture, healthcare, productivity and infrastructure. There is a cost associated with Climate Extremes in human life and property!

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Clinical update on Covid 19 with Dr Daniel Griffin #120. Covid isn’t gone yet, 2000 people a day are still dying from Covid & Now we can add another 20 million Vaccinations. Kids 6 mos -5 yrs can be Vaccinated. 1000 kids died and 40,000 have been hospitalized. Don’t let kids suffer and don’t let them or you get several infections. There’s data stating the 2 nd infection is worse than the first. If you’re pregnant, get the Vaccine early. If you get Covid in the 3 rd trimester, your child may have impaired neurological development. Why risk health problems. We’re lucky, we have Vaccines. A 3 shot regimen with Pfizer and Moderna. There’s no excuse not to protect the entire American population. Covid kills, Covid has a Long Term impact on your health. Listen to the scientific guidance, not individuals whoclaim authoritatively Covid is like the flu or a mild cold, it isn’t. When infected get Paxlovid. Be safe. Listen to the facts and let’s reduce Covid deaths & infections.

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Re wilding of the Galapagos has started . They’re getting rid of invasive species and reintroducing native species to encourage a Savannah ecosystem. Restoring the Galapagos has the added benefits of more tourism and a healthy ocean. Other Native populations throughout Latin And South America , Australia are reclaiming their land. Reintroducing predators that encourage small mammal development and contain forest fires. Man and nature living in harmony. Moving forward together with what works. Giving Indigenous people renewed purpose in preserving all life!

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Excellent opinion on how to overcome the Rulings of a Conservative Supreme Court, follow Maine’s example and go back to Law making! 1. To overcome open carry, institute struck health and mental background checks, rigorous training, denial in to open carry in specific areas & liability insurance and registration. 2. To overcome the restrictions to women’s reproductive health, the FDA proposes the use of “ mifepristone “. It’s safe and this recommendation overcomes State Laws. 3. To maintain a separation of Church & State , make all Religious entities seeking public funds to be non discriminatory to the LBGTQ&A community. There are many ways to move forward and another way is to Vote repressive Legislators out of office beginning 2022! We the People “ are not Powerless!

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce From the Financial Times essay by Lyz Lenz author : “A story of faith, loss & renewal in America“ She lost her faith in the Christian Evangelical conservatism of her youth, by living life as an American Woman.

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Overturning Roe v Wade puts a heavy burden on poor women not seeking more children. They’re already suffering with work force participation , lack of internet and transportation now restrictions are being placed on maintaining the health of their bodies. Will the overturning of Roe v Wade effect how you will vote in 2022?

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Amazon’s Bezos pledges to change how Labor is treated or will be responsible for running out of Labor in 2 years. Poor working conditions, cause excessive accidents and burnout in Amazon warehouses, leading to 150% turnover and 6.8 accidents per 100 people. The norm is 3.3 accidents per 100 people. Still high. No wonder today’s workers are distressed in retail. We’re people and not Robots. Perhaps the new generation of Moguls ought to study successful businesses of the past to model new business? People are not machines and need tools to do their jobs. There can be decent working conditions, benefits & safety with productivity! Bring back Sectional Unionization and allow Unions to negotiate for all Retail Labor. Strengthen Labor Laws at the NLRB and enforce existing Law. Add a fair minimum wage Federally.

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The new norm in Climate heating has Catastrophic consequences. Both poles are heating simultaneously, the Planet is heating up from America’s West, Mid West to the South and Spain is too hot as well, then there’s India! Along the route of these massive heat waves living is intolerable, theirs loss of power, loss of water, productivity is down, in India , 15-35% of their wheat is destroyed, if you’re outdoors you can’t work, if you’re at school you can’t learn, if you’re a fragile bird, you’ll die. Many are dying in this heat. Our Global temperature has risen 1.2 degrees Celsius. This is a man made problem. Fossil Fuels are causing the Carbon and Methane Emissions that heat our Planet by depleting our ability to block the Sunlight. Urbanization exacerbates our heating problem. We need more green spaces to live and a plan to end our dependence on Fossil Fuels!