There was so much going on this week we decided to do this special 6 minute flash pod to keep our listeners up to date! We’ve been tracking gig workers’ legal battles around the world and this week’s Supreme Court ruling in Canada was a great excuse- and important update to Episode 3, Judgement Day. But there were so many more actions against Big Tech this week including an Amazon workers’ strike in Germany, the #StopHateForProfit campaign against Facebook, an important data sovereignty ruling in India and more driver actions in France, Brazil, Argentina and California. Catch up on the news as you wait for our next episode, The Gig Is Up!
Pie lays into all the bloody poor people for daring to ask for better pay, conditions and job security.
In which we discuss the work of the late Domenico Losurdo, especially his brilliant Liberalism: A Counter-History. Part of an ongoing series on the contradictions of liberalism, we debate whether Losurdo is right to point to […]
“Max quizzes me about the failure of negative interest rates, the promise of a Green New Deal or a Trump infrastructure package, and about Ray Dalio’s failure of capitalism claims. I raised the spectre of […]