Topic: labor rights

Simshauser ’20: Out of Silicon Valley, a political challenge to an Uberized economy

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Simshauser ’20: Out of Silicon Valley, a political challenge to an Uberized economy

September 4, 2019 0 comments

When Uber was founded in 2009, its prospects for global recognition looked slim. It was a high-end cab service — on-demand black car rides for the Bay Area’s more ostentatious residents.

Simshauser ’20: For Democrats, a return to labor

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Simshauser ’20: For Democrats, a return to labor

February 13, 2019 0 comments

As the crowded field of Democratic presidential hopefuls grows ever larger, and candidates attempt to distinguish themselves, their decisions inevitably augur the ideologies that will be prominent during the primaries.