Unions are anything but in or cool. Membership numbers have been dropping in most industrialised countries for years. So, has the collective action model had its day? Quite the opposite in fact: Our author argues that times of crisis are exactly when we need to reup on solidarity.

Writing Contest “Work” The Company-Theatre

What is actually more important - the salary or meaningful work? And why do employees and superiors so rarely agree? A satirical look at everyday working life in large companies.

Illustration: © Tobias Schrank Writing Contest Comic-Winner

In Focus


How will we work in the future? Who decides how we work? What influence will the pandemic and technological progress have?

Photo (detail): Headway; © Unsplash Working people

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