A practice which sees businesses dismissing staff only to rehire them on less favourable terms has been on the rise amid Covid.
Unpaid time spent at work while not working is a ubiquitous feature of the gig economy, and how we think about it has huge implications for the future of work and workers' rights.
The UK’s bogus self-employment problem epitomises the tyranny of work under capitalism.
The wellness industry may be booming, but many yoga teachers are struggling to make ends meet as countless tech start-ups, apps and large gym chains monopolise the market and undercut pay.
Photographer Yuvan Kumar recounts documenting India’s curbside barbers last March, who were left fighting to survive in the face of a looming second lockdown and an impending calamity.
The issue of workers being denied toilet dignity has worsened during the pandemic. And for female couriers, in particular, it’s taking a toll on their mental wellbeing and ability to work.
A century on from the original National Unemployed Workers' Movement, a newly-launched radical organisation is bringing together workers made unemployed by the pandemic to demand and resist.