Solidarity with low-wage worker fightback

by | Mar 25, 2020 | News

Source : Workers World | Solidarity with low-wage worker fightback


Tens of millions of workers in the U.S. — over 90 percent in the private sector —  have no union. Under current anti-worker laws, our siblings who drive for Uber/Lyft aren’t even considered workers and are ineligible for meager unemployment insurance payments. Drivers and other gig workers are being told that some small fraction of them might be eligible for a token check sometime at the end of April — which wouldn’t cover half a month’s rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Boston.

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