German contract workers and the coronavirus pandemic

When the Coronavirus pandemic hits Germany, contract worker Thomas Müntzer lost his job. So did thousands of his colleagues. Largely bypassed by the media, most Germans hardly noticed these massive job losses among contract workers. When factory...

The populist radical right as a new class vote?

The evolution of capitalism since the early 1980s has caused the social identities built around work collectives to falter through the multiplication of precarious forms of employment, the transformation of modes of production and the...

Bulgarian work

This article was published on 20 April 2020 at David Bisset's page in LinkedIn. Bulgarska rabota. The expression translates literally as “Bulgarian work”. It’s commonly used and it’s versatile. It was one of the first...