Ryan Hayes is a researcher and cultural worker based in Toronto, where he is a board member with the Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts.
As precarious work becomes the norm, labour activists need to combine the best of our traditions with new approaches that respond to the changing realities of work. To do that, we look to the history of community unionism, worker centres, and whole worker organizing.
Toward an abolitionist approach to decent work for all
From socially-distanced protests to virtual union drives, five vital signs of worker organizing during COVID-19