unions

SAG-AFTRA
SAG-AFTRA

The Video Game Voice Actor Strike Claims a Beloved Character's Voice

Ashly Burch will not be able to reprise her role as Chloe in 'Life Is Strange: Before the Storm.'
Emanuel Maiberg
6.13.17
The Voice
The Voice

The Video Game Industry Is Afraid of Unions

Voice actors on strike and the future of the gaming industry.
Emanuel Maiberg
2.22.17
Gaming
Gaming

Gaming the System: Esports Players Face Many Challenges in Unionizing

It’s not just big bad corporations blocking progress, but way esports frames individual relationships at the pro level.
Carleigh Morgan
8.10.16
Uber Earth
Uber Earth

Will Uber Crush These ‘Ethical’ Alternatives?

Uber alternatives promise benefits and pensions to drivers.
Jordan Pearson
5.27.16
politics
politics

‘Desperate’ Verizon Seeks Scabs to Offset Labor Strike

Telecom giant looks to replace thousands of striking workers.
Sam Gustin
5.24.16
Internet
Internet

The Decade-Long Battle to Put the 'Labor' in Wikipedia's 'Labor Day' Page

How Wikipedia is helping to rewrite the history of the labor movement.
Brian Merchant
9.8.15
uk
uk

A UK Union Is Taking Legal Action Against Uber Over Drivers' Rights

Drivers' union GMB will contest that Uber drivers are employees rather than “partners.”
Emiko Jozuka
7.29.15
Motherboard Blog
Motherboard Blog

LOGIC CIRCUIT: The Computerized Devaluation of Labor

Labor Day is a strange holiday in present-day America, and it gets stranger with every passing year. Its current iteration has arrived in close proximity to the country's rate of job creation "grinding to a halt":http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/0...
LOGIC CIRCUIT
9.5.11