This is disturbingly unbalanced and it needs to be rectified somehow. We in the indie scene need to rectify it, otherwise we are just a bunch of coal miners owing our souls to the company store.
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Rise up theater workers of New York! Rise up and join together. We can bargain collectively. We must bargain collectively.