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Are Gig Workers on the Fringe?

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It was assumed that a “working man” would have more knowledge on the issue.

As a writer, I’ve always approached every subject in a gender neutral way, and never intentionally made it a feminist issue.

Can gender be ignored in any equation though? Like was said by feminists of yore, “the personal is the political”.

What is more subtle is the power hierarchy, or hegemony, as sociologists term it, of the employed over the unemployed…

Gig workers will always be on the fringe.

As a society are we ready for the change?

I think we are…

Dominant voices may be many, but yours is unique.



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Ritika (Bajaj) Lalwani

Writer-editor, seeker, yoga enthusiast, tarot reader, voyager… and more