Gig Workers of the World Are Uniting

Workers face significant challenges in building collective power in an industry that depends on their atomization. How do you beat companies that can spend hundreds of millions of dollars to exempt themselves from labor law? Despite the obstacles, gig workers across the world are beginning to answer these questions. As the platform companies push back against organizing efforts, workers are finding each other and developing a transnational network of resistance over forums, groupchats, and video calls.