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Playing the Capitalist Game: Heads They Win, Tails You Lose

Martin Hart-Landsberg Monthly Review
It’s an attempt to recreate the power dynamics of the employer-dominated company towns of old—with workers unable to change employers if they want to continuing working in the same industry.

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Major Victory for London Uber Drivers

Benjamin Sachs onlabor
Today’s UK decision is doubly consequential: the court clarifies drivers’ employment status and the time for which they must be compensated.

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Amazon Files Preemptive Suit Over Covid-19 Worker Safety

Jessica Corbett Common Dreams
"This action by Amazon is nothing more than a sad attempt to distract from the facts and shirk accountability for its failures to protect hardworking employees from a deadly virus."
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