New Law Isn't Really Helping "The Help"

When New York passed the nation's first Domestic Workers' Bill Of Rights last year, it was a victory both for those who fought for it, mostly immigrants from Latin America and the Caribbean, and feminism, as it was a blow against the historic devaluation of "women's work." However, seven month after the law went into… » 4/15/11 4:59pm 4/15/11 4:59pm

Law Guaranteeing Benefits for New York Nannies Takes Effect

Domestic service workers in New York State are now guaranteed overtime pay, paid leave, and protection from workplace discrimination. Everybody freak out! » 12/05/10 6:20pm 12/05/10 6:20pm