This article appeared online at TheNewAmerican.com on Wednesday, August 5, 2015:
According to the Financial Times — referring to the “gig” or contractor/freelance economy — the “new world of work is both more exciting and less secure.” And an increasing number of former employees are celebrating that new world by participating in it, leaving collectivists and statists gasping and wondering who will pay for the benefits they have promised if everyone starts working for himself?
The number of independent contractors is growing. And not just in the United States, either. London’s Financial Times reported earlier this week that