Unpaid Internships; Unethical, Exploitative And Far Too Common

From Stifling Social Mobility To Undermining The Entry Level Role, They Are Bad All Over

Research by the Sutton Trust shows that out of 100,000 interns working in the UK, 58,000 of them are unpaid. The Arts industry- which I aspire to break into- is the worst offender; 86% of internships there are unpaid- almost nine out of ten. Media and Retail also rank…