When I heard about the death of Maria Fernandes, an exhausted worker who died while napping in her car between two of her four jobs, I felt an my immense sadness that quickly turned to anger. Maria was a victim of an economic condition that grinds up low-wage workers, particularly women.
A New Jersey woman who died while napping in her car between work shifts is just one of the many stories that detail the struggle low-wage workers face.
Maria Fernandes was found dead in her car Monday night. Low wages and unreliable schedules mean that low-wage employees are
A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs to make ends meet has died while napping in her car between shifts. “She used to