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!
The OECD established NAEC (“New Approaches to Economic Challenges“) in response to its failure to warn of the economic crisis that began in August 2007, and which led, a year later, to the collapse of […]
In this month’s Taxcast: Tax justice, women and UN human rights conventions: how we may be beginning to hold governments to account. Also: we discuss scandal-hit Facebook’s checks on whether overseas influencers are funding political […]
Professor Heiner Flassbeck shows it defies macroeconomic logic to promote surpluses for Germany, prohibit government deficits everywhere else and forbid the central bank from acting as the central bank of each and every EURO member