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The so-called gig economy is fast becoming a lifeline for a growing number of workers in Massachusetts.

But organized labor warns that this kind of employment can hurt workers.

Steve Tolman, head of the labor group the AFL/CIO, joined Morning Edition to discuss the gig economy.

This interview is part of a BostonomiX series called “The Future Of Work” that examines the jobs of the future and the skills needed for those jobs.

This segment aired on November 2, 2017.

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