Many young people don't know much about unions, or look at them as antiquated relics, but they could provide a path to making work suck less.
That's the question being posed by The Castle of Trades "future heritage museum," an arts project that travels around east London interviewing residents about their work.
It's Equal Pay Day, and women get paid less than men, despite what your lame memes and bad statistics say.
England is on the brink of a doctors' strike, the sort of which hasn't been since the 1970s.
Death might actually be the only way out of your dead-end job.
No number of well-wishes or compliments preceding it can soften the word "no."
It's an old Australian industry with an even older gender divide.
Nikki Pegram doesn't remember anything that happened in the past year, but has been denied disability payments because she was able to walk 200 meters and speak without prompting.
In rural communities, local stores function as post offices, museums, and social hubs. But they may not be around much longer.
For me the Disability Support Pension isn't about choosing an easy life. It means an end to the cycle of poverty-line casual jobs that made me sicker.
Breathtaking views, friendly foxes, hungry bears, casual sex in communal showers—I saw it all in my months of working at Grand Teton National Park.
We talked to some doctors about the work strains that are making them feel anxious and despondent.
"Angry parents cut the line on behalf of their children. I wanted to tell them they were acting like bullies, but instead I handed them inflatable dogs."
Here are a bunch of stats to remind you what summer is in case you've been stuck in the office since May.
It's not that we don't value women, we just don't value the work they do.
The Piangueras are a remote Colombian community who make a living collecting and selling clams found at the bottom of mangroves in the country's Pacific coast. Their work is dangerous, unregulated, and mostly carried out by kids.
Summer jobs exist to remind us that we're human garbage put on this earth to serve those with wealthier parents.
The "future of work" is a rip-off for workers who live in constant fear for their jobs.
According to a recent workforce study, Generation Y is lacking in "vigour, dedication, and absorption".
The Australian government is running grim-looking billboards across Sri Lanka in order to discourage potential asylum-seekers from making the journey by boat.
As our work and leisure time blurs together, there remains one simple way to escape the pressures and complexities of contemporary life.
Changes in the economy don't just wreck lives; they can alter the structure of how we see the world around us.
Tilly Lawless gave us her take on "empowerment" and why being a sex worker doesn't make her an authority on sex trafficking.
The photographer spent time in Indonesia with the people suffering the consequences of Australia's refugee policies.