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The gig economy is coming for millions of American jobs

25 mins | Feb 26, 2021
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The world of employment is changing. Josh Eidelson examines how California’s vote to classify Uber and Lyft drivers as contractors has left many of them feeling stranded — duty-bound to the whims of their bosses as employees, without the corresponding protections. Many see this as a cornerstone of bigger plans to 'Uberize' the US workforce and employees in related fields are already feeling the knock-on effects.

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