Advocacy

Oct 03, 2019

The Freelancing In America study shows that the U.S. independent workforce is a political force to be reckoned with

The 2019 Freelancing in America study shows an increase in full-time freelancers, and increasing confidence in freelance as a long-term choice.

Oct 02, 2019

Last summer's testimony, this year's law

Erin Bagwell testified before New York City Council in hearings to extend NYC's Human Rights Law to protect freelancers from harassment.

Sep 27, 2019

The NWU's Freelance Solidarity Project is organizing now — join today!

The National Writers Union is proud to announce a division created specifically for freelance media workers, one that aims to build off our history while adapting to the conditions specific…

Sep 12, 2019

NYC extends anti-harassment and discrimination protections to freelancers

New York City Council voted to extend NYC's Human Rights Law under Int. 136, giving 1.3 million independent workers legal recourse against harassment.