We Hold These Truths wants to

Protect Freelance Journalists and Save Our Free Press

Journalists must maintain editorial freedom. Lumping journalists into gig-economy laws hurts our free press.

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    We Hold These Truths is a nonpartisan effort from the McCain Institute to bring human rights to the…Read More

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Why this matters

We Hold These Truths
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AB5 was designed to protect freelancers and gig-economy workers, but it may harm our free press. California and other states need to carve…Read More

Will California’s Gig Economy Bill Hurt Freedom of Press?

Will California’s Gig Economy Bill Hurt Freedom of Press? Does AB-5 provide enough protections for newspapers and journalists? Tell your representative what you think. by Take Action | 9.17.19 If you’ve heard anything about California’s Assembly Bill 5 you probably recognize it as a fight to classify Uber and Lyft…Read More