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Uber and Lyft are pushing drivers into poverty | Opinion

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(Source: https://www.nj.com/opinion/2020/03/uber-and-lyft-are-pushing-drivers-into-poverty-opinion.html?fbclid=IwAR0bsqxA8VLiX7QJWXepXqKpOISnT9CfJbU19ayAaQhNl_URGoM5gXQ8YrI) By Edward Escobar Uber has a lucrative business model, but it has one problem: It relies on pushing its drivers into poverty. The courts are still skeptical — however politicians are experiencing an awakening to the reality of the impact of the gig economy on the workforce, as corporations, specifically the Silicon Valley […]