Video game : the social protest is becoming more international

Forty-six years after its beginnings as an industry, the video game has finally its “international” ? The Game Workers Unite (GWU), the first global structure of the defence of the interests of employees in the sector, has seen the light of day on 19 march in the sidelines of the Game Developers Conference, the big annual gathering which takes place each year in San Francisco.

“Game Workers Unite is a large-scale organization that seeks to connect activists, trade unionists, workers exploited, and the allies without boundaries or ideologies, in order to build a video game industry unionized,” says the GWU on its website.

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