Working Yourself to Death?
About the dark side of the gig economy, from The New Yorker, March 22, 2017
In this article, Jia Tolentino writes a true-life story about a pregnant Lyft driver who carried on picking up a customer while en route to the hospital to give birth. She discusses about how the gig economy, exemplified by startups such as Lyft and Fiverr, has further normalized very low pay with no insurance or benefits.
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