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A strike provides a glimpse into the true desires of nurses: enough personnel

Frida Ghitis: Nurses are increasingly playing a role in the ferment that’s called the Great Resignation. They are seeking not just a larger paycheck but also better working conditions, she says. Striking nurses wanted more than money; they wanted help, Ghitis asks. Between them, the two hospitals have hundreds of unfilled openings, she says. She says new contract should offer a test of competing theories about how things got this bad.