Uber

Rideshare strike. Interstate signs for 110 North (Pasadena) - 10 East (San Bernardino, Santa Ana), Grand Avenue, and 110 South (San Pedro).

Lyft and Uber Drivers Strike, Ask Riders to Close Apps

The drivers for rideshare companies look to put the brakes on wage reductions.

Black man holds sign that reads: "We demand living wage fares, no pool fare, protection from exploitation, union representation."

How the On-Demand Economy Enables the Cycle of Racial Labor Discrimination

We talked to the National Employment Law Project’s Nayantara Mehta about how apps like Uber exploit workers and dress up old models of discrimination in shiny new clothes.

Uber drivers protest company fare cuts last year and go on strike in front of the car service's New York offices on February 1, 2016, in New York City.

Uber's Diversity Report: Employees Are Predominantly White and Male

Black and Latinx people make up only 14.4 percent of the company.

Uber and Lyft homescreen graphics, side by side

STUDY: Uber And Lyft Drivers Discriminate Based on Passenger Race

“The study has found major areas of racial discrimination within this new industry. It’s quite concerning.”

rainbow/Mexican flag and sign reading "Dismantle ICE" in red text with white background

#DNCInPhilly Finale: An Anti-Uber Protest, a Rooftop Mural and Other Notable Actions from This Week

The Democratic National Convention provided activists from a wide range of causes with a huge, national platform. Here’s a quick roundup of some of the notable actions that we couldn’t cover in real time.

French Taxi Drivers Protest Uber, Another North Carolina Shark Attack, Antarctic Yeti Crab

Some of Thursday’s big headlines

When It Comes to Race, Uber and Lyft Give Taxis a Ride for Their Money

Johana Bhuylan reports at BuzzFeed.