Worker Stories

The problem of unequal power is not just theoretical. It affects real people, in serious ways. These stories shed light on a workplace reality: Workers have little bargaining power. The stories we’ve compiled—with more to come in the months ahead—show how many workers can’t simply leave a job for a host of reasons—reliance on health insurance, financial circumstances, and fear that they won’t find another job.

Share your stories of unequal power with us. Contact Eve Tahmincioglu at