Monday, 20 October 2014 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • The Shell Game of Contingent Employment

    When subcontractors, freelancers and independent contractors get hurt or abused on the job, these workers are finding it harder to hold employers accountable. This is no accident - it's a direct result of a neoliberal labor agenda.

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    Despite all the reasons to keep tar sands in the ground, the refining equipment tax credit has helped put tar sands development in the US on the rise, accelerating climate change at the expense of US taxpayers.

Patrick McCurdy

Patrick McCurdy

Patrick McCurdy is an assistant professor in the department of communication at University of Ottawa, Canada. He is the co-editor of the newly published book Beyond WikiLeaks: Implications for the Future of Communications, Journalism and Society (Palgrave, 2013). He can be found on Twitter as @pmmcc.

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Patrick McCurdy

Patrick McCurdy

Patrick McCurdy is an assistant professor in the department of communication at University of Ottawa, Canada. He is the co-editor of the newly published book Beyond WikiLeaks: Implications for the Future of Communications, Journalism and Society (Palgrave, 2013). He can be found on Twitter as @pmmcc.