Freelance writers for the popular visual novel collection Lovestruck won a significant pay increase from their publisher, Voltage, in a historic victory for labor in the game industry.
21 freelance writers for 'Lovestruck' have gone on strike, after management refused to negotiate with the group collectively.
Tens of thousands of workers will stage a massive work stoppage on July 20 to demand that corporations and the government confront systemic racism and police brutality.
Thousands of scientists and institutions such as Nature, the American Physical Society, and arXiv are striking or shutting down today in support of protests and to advocate for a more inclusive STEM community.
UC Santa Cruz police utilized military surveillance equipment to surveil and police the graduate student 'wildcat' strike earlier this year.
Advocates now say employees at Staten Island's JFK8 facility have heard of at least 25 confirmed cases among their colleagues.
Workers all over America are striking, walking off the job, protesting, and organizing "sick-outs" during the coronavirus pandemic. A general strike could be big, and it might already be starting.
“It’s not gonna stop me,” Chris Smalls said. “I’m gonna continue to fight.”
Inspired by UC Santa Cruz, grad students at UC Santa Barbara are the latest to go on a 'wildcat' strike, in a wave of labor unrest sweeping California's public universities.
“I am risking de-facto expulsion and having to leave the country.”
“I don’t believe there’s another gig economy company with workers who are more pissed.”