Sharing, Solidarity & Sustainability
“Hey Alexa, why are you powered by dirty energy?” Greenpeace activists asked commuters in Crystal City, VA (potentially the home of Amazon’s future HQ2) to talk to Alexa about why the company should switch to cleaner energy for their cloud services.
The Institute for Women’s Policy Research just put out a new study on the impact of automation on women, which found that women’s risk of work automation is spread across well- and low-paid work.
Blueprints for Change is out with a new organizing how-to, this time on using What’s App in organizing.
What’s Going on in the Workforce
I think that “cleaning up after nuclear accident” is probably one of those jobs that most people would rather have robots doing, than humans…
Class Action is holding a webinar tomorrow, focused on cross-class organizing.
Interested in tactics that target capital in new ways? Apply to be in Transform Finance’s 2019 Cohort.
I mean, why not build a robotic gymnast and name it after Nadia Comāneci?
Students are organizing against the Kochs on campus—and once you understand how much the Koch’s are donating to undermine science-based education, you’ll be glad.