Race continues to be a determining factor when it comes to the inequalities of work, employment, and wealth.
In order to fully grasp the relationship between gender and work, it is essential to discuss what ‘counts’ as work in the first place.
The question of precarity is the question of the relationship between work and life.
Automation is not new; however it has recently expanded at such an exponential scale, that some claim we are experiencing a ‘second machine-age’ or ‘fourth industrial revolution’.
Since the financial crash of 2007-08, the rise of unsecured private debt has coincided with a prolonged period of wage stagnation and increasing levels of inequality.