Be Vigilant Even After Labor Day
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Labor Day annually celebrates America's labor movement and the blood, sweat, and tears of all its workers. Typically, the holiday marks an unofficial end of summer; as such, it has also been considered to be is a time to reset. But this year, being the thus far dreadful 2020, things have to be taken into consideration before traditions can take their place. "In a sense there's a dark shadow around this particular holiday," said David Blustein, a professor of psychology at Boston College. "We don't know what the future holds regarding the pandemic. There's also enormous amount of stress about the election. We don't know what's happening with schools. There's a tremendous amount of not knowing."
US Air Travel Hits A 5-Month Peak Over Labor Day Weekend | TODAY
The TSA says that more people flew over the Labor Day holiday than at any other point in the pandemic. Nearly 3.3 million people passed through TSA checkpoints, but it’s less than half the number who flew during Labor Day weekend last year.