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BURNILEAKS: Workers Want Rights

Thanks to Anonymous Burner for bringing this to our attention.

Burning Man Worker Rights

List of Grievances


In August 2014, members of DPW upper management, referred to as “The Council of Darkness”, were informed that the Burning Man workforce was unhappy and seeking to organize for more fair treatment. 1,938 more words


DPW Challenges

Sometimes when I can’t decide on a daily painting to start I’ll look through the daily painting challenges at Daily Paintworks (DPW). It’s not because I have hit the dreaded artist block, it usually cause I cannot narrow it down or focus. 167 more words

Oil Painting

What's Up With DPW and Gate?

Kim Jung Ilo from DPW, the crew that spend months constructing and removing Black Rock City for us every year, reaches out to bridge the cultural divide. 1,472 more words


D.C. Council Criticizes Report on 'Erroneous' Parking Tickets

UPDATED: Sept. 25, 2014 4:30 p.m.

WASHINGTON (WNEW) — A report that found drivers in the nation’s capital are handed an excessive amount of parking tickets was criticized by the D.C. 592 more words


Apple’s Plan To Cut Down Trees To Build Union Square Store In San Francisco Stalled

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Apple’s plan to build a new flagship store in San Francisco’s Union Square has been complicated by seven 35-foot tall trees that line the sidewalk on Stockton Street and the question now is whether the trees can be removed to make way for the project. 281 more words


Burning Man Electrician Tragic Death

ABC News has this story about Burner Ryan Brown, described as “an electrician at the Burning Man counter-culture festival had been fired after a domestic dispute with his wife”. 670 more words


Monday Evening Recycling Hours Start This Week

The DPW Recycling Center on 72 Tremont Street will be open extended hours on Mondays this fall. The Center will be open from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 31 more words