Represent NYC: Gig-Economy Workers with Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer

August 15, 2021

On this edition of #RepresentNYC: host Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer discusses the #rights and #economy for #gigworkers, especially delivery drivers, who were deemed essential workers during #COVID19 pandemic. Special guests include Dr. Maria Figueroa, Dean of the Harry Van Arsdale School of Labor Studies at Empire State College / SUNY and Hildalyn Colón Herández, Director of Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships for Los Deliveristas / Workers Justice Project.

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"Represent NYC" is a weekly program produced by Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) that gives local elected officials the chance to update voters about the issues shaping the future of the city. The show features a rotating cast of politicians, leaders and guests discussing pressing topics like...

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