Mike Elk is the founder of Payday Report, a crowdfunded labor publication established in 2016. A protege of the late Bill Greider, Elk previously worked as a labor reporter at the Guardian and POLITICO. He lives in his hometown of Pittsburgh.
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The Bureau of Labor Statistics Counted Only Eight Strikes in 2020, Payday Report Counted 1,200
In the era of COVID and digital movements, strikes look radically different from traditional labor strikes