Live Oxford Debate: Do "Gig Economy" Workers Need Protection?

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Come watch a live debate on the contentious topic of the "gig economy."

Here's the final debate resolution:
"We must end the exploitation of 'independent contractors' by passing legislation that appropriately classifies workers and reaffirms their rights."

Chuck ( and Rob (
will team up against Paul and Jeremy to engage in a civil and thoughtful debate on this topic.

The debate will be in an "Oxford-style" format (

The event schedule:

7:00 -- doors open
7:30 -- introduction by the moderator
7:45 to 9:45 -- the debate!
9:45 to 10:00 -- event wrap-up

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