The Wing Is a Women’s Utopia. Unless You Work There.
The social club’s employees have a story to tell about the company that sold the world Instagram-ready feminism.
I wrote about The Wing, a club that has billed itself as a “women’s utopia” with a mission of “advancing women through community.” Who is it really for?
interviewed 26 current and former Wing employees — from workers in cooking and cleaning to management. Most told a similar story: how excitement about their feminist workplace turned into anxiety and disgust due to the way they were treated
Brandi Thee Poli Sci Major 😾
This part of that article about the wing is sending me.
1/I think this piece is case is point that coverage of female founders is being shaped by cultural issues/social expectations in the Insta-era.
this story is very good, if not at all surprising
“Cried over insufficient swag”
Eek, COVID-19 is coming for your plodding editorial calendar. Imagine working for months on a big exposé of a coworking space, and then publishing it in the middle of a pandemic, days after the company shuttered all their locations.