Two items, unrelated, but both interesting, so I'm posting them together.

First: An essay about the invisible, mostly women minorities, labor that supports various apps and online market places.

Second: A photo series on the impossibility of being invisible while fat. A woman takes photos of herself in public and finds a lot of side-eye behind her back.

I'd be curious to know what people think about these. I've never used any of those cheap service apps because feels incredibly exploitative to me.

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The photograph series is pretty wrenching, although it's not entirely clear to me that everyone is giving her dirty or weird looks; maybe they're thinking about something else entirely? Thoughts?