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Job insecurity, low pay, working from home: we’re all Millennials now | Jill Filipovic

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/aug/21/working-from-home-covid-19-tech-loneliness

Millions of people are now working virtually. Take it from a millennial: at best, it’s a mixed bag. At worst, it’s a trap

As the Covid-19 pandemic rages on, millions of Americans face precarious employment, uncertain futures and pressure to hustle harder from home and make it all work. In other words: we’re all millennials now.

As of early April, more than 60% of Americans said they had worked from home during the coronavirus crisis. And they seem to like it: according to polling, Americans are coming around to the flexibility that millennials have long demanded.

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