With the spate of white people calling police on people of color for doing everyday things like grilling and selling water bottles, an elderly black woman in Florida is suing Wells Fargo after staff at one of its banks called the cops on her when she tried to cash a check. 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.