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What the Uber agreement with the IAM means for NYC drivers
Advocacy

What the Uber agreement with the IAM means for NYC drivers

The International Association of Machinists and Uber announced a groundbreaking agreement today to bring needed supports to Uber drivers in New York City.

The IAM is a trade union representing 720,000 members in North America in more than 200 industries. In light of the Uber agreement, IAM has formed an association to represent New York City's 35,000 Uber drivers. That association, The Independent Driver's Guild, will ...

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Freelancers Union looks to bring portable benefits to on-demand workers nationwide
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Freelancers Union looks to bring portable benefits to on-demand workers nationwide

Freelancers Union launched 20 years ago with the radical idea of making freelance fair. Together, we’ve made incredible strides. With your help, we created the nation’s first affordable, portable benefits system for more than 30,000 independent workers and their families. We rolled back an unfair double-tax on NYC freelancers. We brought free networking events to cities across the US. We expanded from a few thousand members to ...