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money-inequality

Uber Was Designed to Exploit Drivers

The company's disjointed, decentralised strategy makes it almost immune to labour action.
Ankita Rao
5.9.19
environment

Things You’re Doing To Save the Planet That Are Actually Terrible

That reusable cotton tote is polluting the air and water way more than a plastic bag.
Anne Gaviola
4.16.19
Views My Own

Sadiq Khan’s War on Uber Is Hurting the Wrong People

The London Mayor wants to take the taxi platform to task, but it's drivers, not bosses who are losing out.
Dalia Gebrial
4.2.19
Mardi Gras

These Are the People You Meet Driving an Uber During Mardi Gras

Only in New Orleans.
Bill Hillmann
3.6.19
stay classy

Striking Workers Are Bringing Back 1970s 'Mindfuck' Tactics

Trade unions are looking to the past for inspiration in how to mess with their exploitative employers.
Callum Cant
2.12.19
WTF

Uber Claims Food Delivery Drones Could Launch as ‘Early as 2021’

What could go wrong?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.23.18
stay classy

The Fast Food Strikes Put Britain's Exploited Service Workers On the Offensive

Combined walk outs have shown its possible to fight back against bosses even in the most difficult of circumstances.
Callum Cant
10.12.18
Employment rights

We Spoke to the Food Delivery Drivers Striking Outside Uber HQ

“I hope they understand what we do is a really hard job, so they have to pay us good money. It's not an easy job.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.5.18
uber

An Amish Guy Started His Own Horse-and-Buggy 'Uber' Service

But don't try to find him on the app.
River Donaghey
8.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Uber Drivers Are Reportedly Scamming Passengers with Fake Vomit

So they can charge a £100 "cleaning fee."
River Donaghey
7.24.18
News

All the News You Need to Read This Morning

Buy-to-let has skewed the housing market and must be curbed, think-tank says.
VICE Staff
6.25.18
Technology

Uber Files Patent for Technology That Can Tell If You're Drunk

Hello, Mister Uber Driver.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.11.18
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