Call: Gig drivers deserve same rights & protections as any other worker

A Voice on the Job. A Movement against Poverty. Call: Gig drivers deserve same rights & protections as any other worker If you want rideshare service to continue to be available in Massachusetts, our state needs to start listening to drivers. When you step into a rideshare — maybe an Uber outside Logan Airport, maybe… Continue reading Call: Gig drivers deserve same rights & protections as any other worker

Uber and Lyft drivers join ‘protest caravan’ in favor of union rights, higher wages

A Voice on the Job. A Movement against Poverty. Uber and Lyft drivers join ‘protest caravan’ in favor of union rights, higher wages A group of about 50 Uber, Lyft and other ride-hail app drivers from Massachusetts joined a protest caravan on Wednesday to the Massachusetts State House to demand union rights and higher wages.… Continue reading Uber and Lyft drivers join ‘protest caravan’ in favor of union rights, higher wages

Here’s why rideshare drivers caravanned through Boston in protest

A Voice on the Job. A Movement against Poverty. Here’s why rideshare drivers caravanned through Boston in protest Massachusetts rideshare and food delivery drivers caravanned through the streets of Boston Wednesday afternoon, calling on lawmakers to take action and force app companies to give drivers fair wages and benefits.   According to a news release… Continue reading Here’s why rideshare drivers caravanned through Boston in protest

UBER and Lyft drivers to Massachusetts lawmakers: We need collective bargaining rights and a union NOW.

A Voice on the Job. A Movement against Poverty. UBER and Lyft drivers to Massachusetts lawmakers: We need collective bargaining rights and a union NOW. On election day, Massachusetts drivers urge legislators to vote in favor of rules that would give drivers collective bargaining rights and clear pathway to unionizing MEDIA ADVISORY For September 14,… Continue reading UBER and Lyft drivers to Massachusetts lawmakers: We need collective bargaining rights and a union NOW.