N.Y.C. Food Delivery Workers Would See Better Pay Under New Bills

A package of legislation from the City Council will set minimum pay and working conditions, placing New York at the forefront of regulating a multibillion-dollar industry.

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Helen Lachs Ginsburg, Who Saw a Living Wage as a Right, Dies at 91

A top authority on full employment, she said a job for all may seem unrealistic, but at one time so did the right of women to vote.

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Uber Is Hurting Drivers Like Me in Its Legal Fight in California

We’re in limbo as the ride-hailing company spends millions fighting a new state law.

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The Special Kind of Impostor Syndrome That Comes When You’re Not Broke Anymore

In the rush to manage and make more money, don’t forget to manage your mental health, too.

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