Twitch sues users over alleged “hate raids” against streamers

Twitch sues users over alleged “hate raids” against streamers

Always love, hate will get you every time — Lawsuit accuses anonymous users of “targeting black and LGBTQIA+ streamers.” Cecelia D’Anastasio, wired.com – Sep 11, 2021 4:10 pm UTC MikkelWilliam | Getty ImagesSince early August, Twitch has been wrestling with an epidemic of harassment, known as “hate raids,” against marginalized streamers. These attacks spam streamers’ chats…

California Senate passes warehouse workers bill, taking aim at Amazon

California Senate passes warehouse workers bill, taking aim at Amazon

Hyper-micromanagement — For years, algorithms have driven workers to meet punishing quotas. Caitlin Harrington, wired.com – Sep 11, 2021 10:00 am UTC Enlarge / Modern warehouse work sometimes unfolds within million-square-foot buildings, which some labor organizers say can make bathroom breaks “logistically impossible.”Jane Barlow | Getty ImagesWarehouse workers in California are one step closer to…