Slate Magazine - A United Nations-backed court on Thursday convicted former Liberian President Charles Taylor of aiding and abetting war crimes against humanity, the first time a former head of state has been convicted in an international court since the Nuremburg military tribunal after World War II. Read more.
After a monumental political battle, California passed AB5, a law that will make it much harder for gig economy companies to classify their workers as “independent contractors.” Now, the same political battle is coming to New York. That means it’s a perfect time to hear from Uber and Lyft drivers, in their own words. Read more.