Jobs Are Open But People Of Color And Women Are Struggling To Return To Work : The NPR Politics Podcast The labor market shifted dramatically during the pandemic, and as employers once again begin to hire, many black and brown Americans are finding it difficult to return to work. Plus, women are participating less in the workforce than in the 1980s. We look at the reasons why.

This episode: White House correspondent Ayesha Rascoe and Labor and Workplace correspondent Andrea Hsu.

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Jobs Are Open But People Of Color And Women Are Struggling To Return To Work

Jobs Are Open But People Of Color And Women Are Struggling To Return To Work

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The labor market shifted dramatically during the pandemic, and as employers once again begin to hire, many black and brown Americans are finding it difficult to return to work. Plus, women are participating less in the workforce than in the 1980s. We look at the reasons why.

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Subscribe to the NPR Politics Podcast here.
Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org
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Listen to our playlist The NPR Politics Daily Workout.
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