Startup solidarity: present & future of digital labor organizing

“Michelle Chen explores the growth of organized labor in digital newsrooms, where new media journalists pursue the same old goals of all workers – better pay, managment transparency – and collective bargaining challenges progressive publishers to become progressive workplaces, while setting a template for future workers in an online gig economy doing everything it can to avoid creating employees.
Michelle wrote the recent articles “The Unionization of Digital Media” and “Is Gawker’s Unionization a Sign That Creative Workers Are Finally Realizing Their Worth?” for The Nation.
http://www.thenation.com/article/the-unio…f-digital-media/
http://www.thenation.com/article/is-gawke…ing-their-worth/

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