Instacart Delivery Workers Announce Nationwide Strike

On March 27th, Instacart workers and Gig Workers Collective, an activist non-profit, published a letter on Medium announcing plans for a nationwide strike on March 30th to protest Instacart’s refusal to provide workers “with effective protection, meaningful pay, and meaningful benefits” amidst the coronavirus pandemic.  Instacart is a grocery delivery service that has become increasingly popular over the past several weeks for people who are unwilling or unable to go outside of their homes.  Instacart’s gig workers, also known as