Uber Strikes Could Be the Start of Something Bigger

Service-worker unions could prove a lot more powerful than their predecessors

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By Noah Smith

I booked a 7:00 a.m. flight on May 8, and for once I’m glad I’m flying so early. Otherwise I wouldn’t be able to take an Uber or a Lyft to the airport. From 7:00 to 9:00 a.m., drivers across the U.S. are going

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