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Overlooked Passage in GOP Tax Bill Would Gouge America's Growing Army of Gig Economy Workers
Business  (tags: workers, gig economy, labor rights, greed, taxes, tax breaks, benefits )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The Republican tax bill now in Congress would imperil many hard-won rights for workers by building a new legal wall between businesses and so-called gig economy workers that absolves management of many obligations owed to employees.
Economic Update - Slavery Child Labor The Gig Economy   video
Business  (tags: Richard Wolff, gig economy, economic update, professor of economics )

Dandelion
- 12 days ago - youtube.com
He covers many areas on here and is worth a watch. He is a professor of economics and he has a heart. Good program he has.
Blatant Illegal Job Misclassification Causes Stress and Pain
Business  (tags: independent contractors, gig economy, benefits, wages, economic injustice, jobs, income )

Freya
- 475 days ago - alternet.org
Are gig economy workers independent contractors or indentured servants?
The Gig Economy Is Ripping Out Floor Below Middle Class
Business  (tags: Uber, Lyft, AirBNB, gig economy, economic injustice, wages, income )

Freya
- 542 days ago - alternet.org
Gig economy profits are mostly going to wealthy executives.
Cut-Throat Capitalism: Welcome To the Gig Economy
Business  (tags: business, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, gig economy, cut-throat capitalism, ethics, labor, law, politics, society )

Lynn
- 1269 days ago - alternet.org
By removing any social protection, the gig economy returns us to the most oppressive type of cut-throat and hierarchical capitalism, a social order where the power to hire and fire has been restored to employers, ... unfettered control over the workplace.
   

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