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"Uber Australia’s deal with the transport workers union signals the Albanese government won’t mess about with attempts to reclassify gig workers as employees."
"Uber Australia’s deal with the transport workers union signals the Albanese government won’t mess about with attempts to reclassify gig workers as employees."
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"Consumers spent less in May as their _...Read More_
"Consumers spent less in May as their _...Read More_
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"The nation has very low unemployment figures, but that masks a complex labour market."
"The nation has very low unemployment figures, but that masks a complex labour market."
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>"America Used to Be an Employment Leader. For American Workers' Sake, it Must Lead Again."
>"America Used to Be an Employment Leader. For American Workers' Sake, it Must Lead Again."
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"Senior counsel assisting the commission, Kate Eastman, told the inquiry on Monday it would hear evidence that the lowest wage an hour for a supported employee at one large ADE was $2.27 an hour."
"Senior counsel assisting the commission, Kate Eastman, told the inquiry on Monday it would hear evidence that the lowest wage an hour for a supported employee at one large ADE was $2.27 an hour."
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"I understand how someone can be on Amazon’s side in this fight and call themselves a Democrat, but I get what you’re driving at here."
"I understand how someone can be on Amazon’s side in this fight and call themselves a Democrat, but I get what you’re driving at here."
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>"Resignations are rising because people are seeing more job listings, not because they’re feeling more Marxist."
>"Resignations are rising because people are seeing more job listings, not because they’re feeling more Marxist."
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"Real hourly wages in the U.S. are trending down to some of the lowest levels in recent history, with just 18% of _...Read More_
"Real hourly wages in the U.S. are trending down to some of the lowest levels in recent history, with just 18% of _...Read More_
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According to a new government report, monopolies take A FIFTH of your wages. Yes, you read that right.
According to a new government report, monopolies take A FIFTH of your wages. Yes, you read that right.
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"If a requester decides to reject a huge batch of completed HITs without reason, we can lose a day’s work and wages. These 'mass rejections' are wage theft, plain and simple, and we _...Read More_
"If a requester decides to reject a huge batch of completed HITs without reason, we can lose a day’s work and wages. These 'mass rejections' are wage theft, plain and simple, and we _...Read More_
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"A good example of gig work propaganda about “flexibility,” and how it can be especially effective in giving economists a language with which to advocate for a reduction of labor standards. But is “flexible” work actually flexible?"
"A good example of gig work propaganda about “flexibility,” and how it can be especially effective in giving economists a language with which to advocate for a reduction of labor standards. But is “flexible” work actually flexible?"
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>"Four stores are joining a nationwide effort, buoyed by successes in Buffalo."
>"Four stores are joining a nationwide effort, buoyed by successes in Buffalo."
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>"Americans are living through the best labor market in half a century. Pay for low-wage workers is up. Why can’t the left take credit?"
>"Americans are living through the best labor market in half a century. Pay for low-wage workers is up. Why can’t the left take credit?"
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Great Resignation: "Care is abundant, but...it is being strained by markets. The problem is that capitalism has no interest in keeping things it cannot own. Every solution to the care crisis requires us to move to common ground."
Great Resignation: "Care is abundant, but...it is being strained by markets. The problem is that capitalism has no interest in keeping things it cannot own. Every solution to the care crisis requires us to move to common ground."
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>"The economy is booming and corporate profits are huge, but American wages still stagnate. History provides the answer"
>"The economy is booming and corporate profits are huge, but American wages still stagnate. History provides the answer"