Podcast: Organising in the Gig Economy

Episode 5 with Imogen Woods, Ed Maltby, Jack Hannam Pearson and Ed Potts

Episode 5 with Prometheus Editors Imogen Woods and Ed Potts, Jack a union organiser and former Deliveroo rider in Leeds and Ed an Industrial Workers of Great Britain (IWGB) volunteer and socialist involved in organising drivers and riders in Sheffield.

Welcome to the fifth episode in an irregular podcast from Prometheus, a journal focused on the discussion of ideas and the debates from across our movement and society to collectively find a way forward. In this episode members of Prometheus’ Editorial Board sat down with trade union organisers with direct experience of organising and working in the gig economy in Britain today.

The painting we have used is by Carolyn Olson and is called Protesters – Essential Worker Portrait #22