Gig economy in Britain doubles, accounting for 4.7 million workers

TUC finds worker rights fading as gig platforms proliferate to employ one in 10 adultsBritain’s booming gig economy has more than doubled in size over the past three years and now accounts for 4.7 million workers, according to a report laying bare the …

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The gig is up: America’s booming economy is built on hollow promises | Robert Reich

Contract workers prop up big earners but under Trump’s anti-labor administration are ruthlessly exploited themselvesUber just filed its first quarterly report as a publicly traded company. Although it lost $1bn, investors may still do well because the …

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