The Case for an 8-Hour Work Week
Robots may be coming your job, but a new study finds we don’t need to work that much anyway.
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Burnout Is Real, and the Solution Is Radically Changing How We Work
"It should not be necessary for all of us to work our asses off."
Uber Was Designed to Exploit Drivers
The company's disjointed, decentralized strategy makes it almost immune to labor action.
Google Workers Sit-In to Protest Alleged Retaliation Against Women Who Report Sexual Harassment
The organizers say they've been retaliated against, six months after a massive, worldwide walkout.
We Talk Hideo Kojima, 'Imperator: Rome,' and Riot Games on Waypoint Radio
It's a weird one, we admit.
'League of Legends' Studio Faces Employee Walkout, Promises Changes
Riot Games' decision to try and block lawsuits being filed against the company prompted an enormous internal blowback it's still wrestling with.
Months After Workers Unionize, Mighty Good Coffee Will Close Its Cafes
The company said the cafes will close due to "personal family issues," but its non-union roastery remains open.
Microsoft Employees Support Chinese Developers Fighting for Fair Labor Practices
Thirty employees at Microsoft and GitHub stood in solidarity with the Chinese tech labor protest 996.ICU.
Chinese Workers Are Trying to Bake Fair Labor Practices Into Software
The 996.ICU movement has largely organized on GitHub, and has produced a software license aimed at forcing companies to treat workers fairly if they use open source software.
Millennial Democrats Like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Pete Buttigieg Are Ready to Face Off Against Job-Stealing Robots
"We should not be haunted by the specter of being automated out of work."
Unionization Was Center Stage at the 2019 Game Developers Conference
If last year was a whisper, this year was a shout.
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Exploring The Ethics of Ridehailing Apps
Via strives to be environmentally friendly, wants to decrease traffic congestion, and pays its drivers more than Uber and Lyft—but is there a catch?