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Written by on February 11, 2014

The laws that do not protect domestics – Las Trabajadoras Domesticas

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They are the workers forgotten by the law. They care for our children. Clean our  houses. Cook our meals. They deserve decent wages. But they usually don’t even earn close to the mininum wage. That is the life that Victoria, as told here, has lived. We will be hearing tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 11 from people […]

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Written by on February 11, 2014

Labor’s Rebound With Low Wage Workers?

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When you watch them, what image strikes you? It’s the 1930s all over again. It’s a wall of white, black, Latino and immigrant faces. It’s a cry for decency from the bottom of the pay scale, which today is growing bigger. But is it? Is this the cradle that once rocked the CIO and American […]

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Written by on February 3, 2014