According to an article in yesterday’s Guardian, unpaid interns are starting to ‘lawyer up’ and take employers to court for exploitation – demanding at least the minimum wage for the hours they’ve worked. Yes, all employees deserve to be paid. But do you really want to go to court for the sake of redeeming £200?
Kate Tempest: prize-winning poet, novelist (her debut novel has just been bought by Bloomsbury), performer, musician, rapper – is a plain-clothed goddess. She’s a younger, ginger, Patti Smith. But with a hiphop edge to her music and poetry rather than the punk that inspired Patti. And she’s similarly determined to subvert convention. When I went
A piece I wrote for The Vagenda. Read the original article here.