Posts authored by Freelancers Union

May 15, 2020

The Freelance Isn't Free Act is more important than ever — no matter where you are

On the third anniversary of the Freelance Isn't Free Act, we're celebrating freelancer successes in the fight against nonpayment.

May 14, 2020

What proposed paid sick leave legislation in NYC does and doesn't do for freelancers

The facts about a proposed bill to extend paid sick leave to on-demand workers in NYC.

May 13, 2020

Better federal relief is needed to solve the freelance crisis in America

We're calling on Congress to fix the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program and enact new aid that will really help freelancers.

May 01, 2020

May Day: Fix Pandemic Unemployment Assistance now

On this holiday celebrating workers, we are calling on states to fix the broken systems that prevent freelancers from accessing the aid they need.

Apr 30, 2020

We told Illinois: Delays in unemployment aid are unacceptable

Yesterday, Freelancers Union sent a letter to Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to demand the state get freelancers the aid they deserve.