Don’t Forget to Buy Stamps

Shawn, a city letter carrier in South Bend, Indiana, shares why he chose his profession and offers insight into what a day in the life of a city letter carrier looks like. He describes how his work has been affected by the pandemic, the extra safety precautions that have been put in place, and how he is navigating that. He also shares his belief that seeing your local letter carrier continuing their route provides a sign of normalcy during this time of crisis that many have come to appreciate. We discuss the financial issues the post office is suffering due to the pandemic and how you can help.

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About the Podcast:

Speaking of Dignity is a podcast dedicated to listening to the voices of those workers whose labor we recognize as essential but who rarely get an opportunity to share their experiences, expertise, and insights. Our aim is to move toward recognition of the most vulnerable in the working world and expand our imagination of the common good.

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July 15, 2020

Health and SocietyLaw and PoliticsSpeaking of DignityDaniel GraffLaborCoronavirusCOVID-19South BendHealthCatholic Social TraditionCenter for Social Concerns
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