• US Presidential Candidate Endorses Video Game Unionization

    3 monthes ago - By GameSpot

    Video game unionization has been increasingly talked-about in light of recent events, and now the idea has received a high-profile endorsement from US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. The Vermont Senator is currently running to be the Democratic nominee for president in 2020, and expressed support for game unionization on Twitter. The tweet referenced the size of the multi-billion dollar industry and praised the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Game Workers Unite for organizing workers. He also linked to an article from Time , summarizing recent developments...
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  • Devs deserve the benefits of a union, says US presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders

    Devs deserve the benefits of a union, says US presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders

    3 monthes ago - By Gamasutra

    One of the candidates vying for the democratic nomination ahead of the United States†™ 2020 presidential election has tweeted in support of unionization in the game industry. ...
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  • Bernie Sanders applauds the gaming industry's push for unionization

    Bernie Sanders applauds the gaming industry's push for unionization

    3 monthes ago - By The Verge

    For the past few years, game developers have increasingly sought to unionize amid growing concerns over layoffs and burnout in the industry - and, today, Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders applauded their efforts.
    “The video game industry made $43 billion in revenue last year. The workers responsible for that profit deserve to collectively bargain as part of a union,” Sanders said in a tweet. “I'm glad to see unions like IATSE and the broader GameWorkers movement organizing such workers.”
    “The workers responsible for that profit deserve to collectively bargain as part of a...
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  • Bernie Sanders Calls For Video Game Developer Unions

    Bernie Sanders Calls For Video Game Developer Unions

    3 monthes ago - By Geek

    Sen. Bernie Sanders may be very old, but his message of income equality is proving to be quite timeless in our current dystopian cyberpunk future. Why else are so many young people proudly...
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