Gig-Economy Workers Are the Modern Proletariat
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Gig-Economy Workers Are the Modern Proletariat

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Karl Marx defined the proletariat as laborers “unencumbered by any means of production” who were increasingly impoverished by the rise of machines. In that classic form, Marx...
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