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Nevada legislation could allow billionaires to create local governments

You thought a Biden presidency would mean an end to America’s slow descent into a corporate dystopia? That’s adorable. In his January State of the State Address, governor of Nevada Steve Sisolak proposed a bill that would allow for the creation of ‘Innovation Zones’, in which firms would be able to exert powers comparable to […]

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ASOS’ warehouse a “cradle of disease”: time’s up for fast-fashion giant

ASOS employees have spoken out about their fears of working amidst the peak of the COVID-19 outbreak in the UK. The UK distribution centre, located in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, employs 4,000 workers, with approximately 500 members of staff on-site per shift. Employees report continuing to work alongside others on narrow aisles, and sharing communal spaces such as toilets, canteens and bus services, […]