We have been learning as much as we can about unemployment for strippers in America.  Because our team operates in California, we have opportunities to meet the people of our state and can pressure them to answer our questions.  As we grow, we intend to do the same in other states.  After emailing Julie Su, the Secretary for the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency (LWDA), more than once, they sent us the following information.  We are putting it here for you to see and know that we are fighting for you every day.  

Click the read more button to view the letter, which includes information on 

Unemployment Insurance for misclassified employees

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance for true independent contractors

Retaliation that may occur if you decide to file

If you are not in California, we urge you to file for Unemployment Insurance.  We are seeing other dancers in other states receive benefits.  For a list of unemployment offices per state, CLICK HERE.