What Are You Doing In My Town?

The Cab Driver scowled at me and said, “What are you doing in my town,”  like I should give a shit what he had to say. Even after my Rider rolled up the window, the Cab Driver continued to give me the “stink eye.” I should have told the Cab Driver the “what is what”…

Actually The Uber Strike Is A Success

The first success realized by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the media coverage that brought attention to the issues the drivers face and Uber’s failure to adequately compensate their drivers. The second success realized  by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the unity demonstrated by the informed drivers that honored the strike…

Why You Should Support The Uber Strike . . .

I can think of a lot of reasons to participate in the Uber Strike scheduled for 10/16 through 10-18. And, I can think of a few reasons not to. But that is me. Let me tell you a few good reasons why you should support the Uber Strike. Support for your fellow workers is always…

Alright Let’s Try This Again . . .

Listen folks, if we are at all serious about this strike we have to take out our secondary target, the uninformed fellow driver. Even with all the flyers, the news stories, and word of mouth there is about 90% of our fellow drivers out there that know nothing about the planned strike next week. That…

Okay Folks, Give Up Some Money!

In order for this Strike to have any impact at all, we need to do something about better notification of our fellow drivers.  San Francisco Drivers you need to spend a few dollars for this. Folks in other cities should consider doing the same. If I can convince some of the San Francisco Drivers to…

Is A Strike By Uber Drivers Justified?

  If ever a need for worker unification exist, drivers that work with Uber is it. Uber has consistently lied to and exploited their drivers. Uber as a corporation has demonstrated a complete lack of ethics, manipulated government, and Uber’s long term plans may prove harmful to the US and may endanger the US Economy.…

Real Good Uber, Where’s The Money?

As you have probably heard, last week Uber cut rates in the San Francisco East Bay reducing the East Bay to $1.10 per mile. Well, I had a trip from the East Bay (Oakland) to San Francisco which paid me –$3.15 per hour, hooray . . . we’re in the money now. Look at the…