Freelancer's Declaration of Independence

Freelancer's Declaration of Independence

Freelancer's Declaration of Independence


In New York City, July 4, 2015 

The Unanimous Declaration of the 53 million Gig Economy members of the United States of America:

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all creative and talented people are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creativity with certain unalienable rights, that among them are life, liberty, and the pursuit of their passions.

That to secure these rights, gigs are instituted among curious creatives, business owners, and new entrepreneurs.

We hereby declare Occupational Independence and endeavor to permit population of this Gig Economy with awesome ideas; for that encouraging these Gigs keeps among us a multitude of new inspirations and opportunities, including but not limited to

• Being more independent

• Making our own hours 

• Earning extra income

• Monetizing our passions

For enabling our community, and arming ourselves with tools to create, share and reach financial Freedom doing what we love, we find ourselves truly free; In every stage of life not just free to lance new challenges but

Free to be spirited about our life’s work

Free to say as we please, when we please

Free to love what we do

Free to create as we envision

Freedom to connect with other fearless creative comrades from around the world

We therefore, the members of the Gig Economy of the United States of America, do mutually pledge to share this Freelancer’s Declaration of Independence; we mutually pledge to each other our support of one another, including our passions and our creative honor.


Atticus Soft Paws on behalf of the Weleet Community and all cats who Like, Favorite, Retweet, and/or Share this declaration.

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