Steven Hill, political journalist and author of Raw Deal: How the "Uber Economy" and Naked Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), argues the share economy is bad for workers.
@BrianLehrer I worked a contract where the employer refused to pay by check. Dept of labor said I had no worker rights as contractor— Alex 3speed (@exalche) October 30, 2015
@BrianLehrer I am an Airbnb host and Tasker in Brooklyn and have a "real" part time job. Not ideal, but my rent is too damn high!— Wesley Marcarelli (@ChampSequins) October 30, 2015
@BrianLehrer Fantastic discussion about ‘gig’ economy; Tech companies not supporting employees. Many pitfalls that most do not consider.— BronaCos (@bronacos) October 30, 2015