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The Fight Is Never Over

A tumultuous week in the digital media labor movement is a reminder that the struggle for basic workers' rights is eternal.

The Eviction Crisis Should Be Biden’s Top Priority

It's both a dire moral emergency and good politics.

Why They’re Not Calling It a Strike

Acknowledging that most of us are workers and workers can withhold their labor is a stark challenge to the status quo. It also doesn't happen all that often.

Black Lives Matter on the Picket Line

Striking New Orleans sanitation workers fight for respect. 

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Discourses With: Two Chicago Tenants’ Rights Organizers

"With all the evictions that are coming forth, landlords will just do whatever they want to."

Caught in the Ripple

What the pandemic did to my father.

The Tragic Farce of Another Media ‘Restructuring’

"They come in and say, ‘We love what you do, now do it this way.'"

What Will It Take for Me to Leave?

I love journalism. I can't stop thinking about quitting it.

We’re All Bosses Now

The app culture gives everyone a chance to trace, track, and tyrannize workers — even in a pandemic.

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They Can’t Even Fire Us Right

You'd think after doing something a couple thousand times the bosses would have the process down.