In a video, CEO Jack Conte said the layoffs were part of plan to changes to how Patreon would operate internally and develop its platform.
"My laptop broke two weeks ago, and it has my resumé on it. It’ll cost $300–$400 to fix, which is an unimaginable amount of money right now."
The layoffs fall a day after the cloud software giant reported one of its best quarters in the company's 21-year history.
Garment workers in India, Bangladesh, Cambodia and Sri Lanka are protesting brands that have a history of exploitation.
"Relying on a social safety net with rent relief or universal healthcare—especially in this busted-ass country—is downright unfathomable."
Clashes over necessary protective equipment, social media policies, and volunteering in understaffed regions have led to terminations for many health care workers.
The "ethical" clothing retailer recently claimed to workers that its "team connection" was "stronger than ever."
Advice on what to do if you've been laid off and need to choose between Employment Insurance and the CERB.
They're part of the 'Keep Your Rent' global movement in solidarity with tenants struggling to pay rent after losing their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The ethical clothing brand has been touting its commitment to workers. Just not these exact workers.