Under worsening working conditions, new and traditional US media outlets have been turning to an old strategy: forming #labor #unions. From Gizmodo to Vox and The Onion, from Slate to Chicago Tribune and LA Times.
Gizmodo's Splinter News has been doing especially good work covering these developments:
Unions can challenge the status quo. For example, a recently formed union at LAT is highlighting pay gaps by gender and race:
Relatedly, those working in tech may find this interview in #Jacobin (a democratic #socialist magazine) useful. It gives some background on the unionizing efforts at #Lanetix (which resulted in mass firings and a labor dispute) & ideas/links that may be helpful for those hoping to mobilize tech co-workers:
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