BOSTON MAGAZINE: “Boston Uber and Lyft Drivers Will Join an All-Day Strike on Wednesday, May 8”

BY SPENCER BUELL —  MAY 6, 2019 “A group of Uber and Lyft workers in Boston are hoping you’ll turn off the apps for a full day on Wednesday, May 8, when they plan to join cities around the country in a strike. The Boston Independent Drivers Guild, an organization formed last summer, says it is asking driversContinue reading “BOSTON MAGAZINE: “Boston Uber and Lyft Drivers Will Join an All-Day Strike on Wednesday, May 8””

COMMONWEALTH MAGAZINE: “The coronavirus is expanding the safety net”

BY MICHAEL JONAS  —  APRIL 6, 2020 “LIKE MILLIONS OF other US workers, Charlie Burke and Mutwaly Hamid were used to getting up in the morning and putting in long days on the job. But when the coronavirus pandemic shut down huge parts of the economy, they weren’t just left out of work, they were leftContinue reading “COMMONWEALTH MAGAZINE: “The coronavirus is expanding the safety net””