Gawker's "Freelancer Action Unit"

Oct 10, 2007

Gawker, the media-gossip site, has started what may be a new regular feature: the Freelancer Action Unit.  Focusing on the misdeeds of magazines, it looks like it will air complaints about the nonpayment of freelancer writers.  It remains to be seen whether public shaming will move any tardy companies to settle up with workers.