A sharing economy strike

16 August 2016 - London's striking Deliveroo riders are in a fight against the worst exploitation and abuse of the sharing economy. Last Friday, a throng of around 150 couriers for the online food delivery company Deliveroo massed on a street in central London, shouting together at a management that went from smug to terrified in seventy-two hours.

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A sharing economy strike
Hayns, J. (2016), 'A sharing economy strike', Jacobin, 16 August.

Metadata

  • Deliveroo
  • transport
  • On-location platform-determined routine work
  • United Kingdom
  • 2016
  • Article
  • industrial action
  • English
  • Jacobin (Publisher)
  • Open access
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