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Court Ruling Against Uber Could Challenge Gig Economy

Posted on September 4, 2015

Uber has disrupted not just powerful taxi monopolies but also a sizeable swath of the American middle class. By flooding city streets with gypsy cabs operating under the guise of a "ride sharing" service, Uber evaded regulators, delighted consumers, and put an end to what had once been a passable way to make a living.

Mother Jones article here

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