After 30+ yrs of servitude three domestic workers rescued from London home

After 30+ yrs of servitude three domestic workers rescued from London home

WNN Breaking (WNN) Denver, Colorado, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Three women have been rescued from 30+ years of domestic slavery in London as their two 67-year-old captors have been arrested by Scotland Yard in what police say is a groundbreaking case of alleged human trafficking. The carefully orchestrated rescue came over a few weeks for the […]

Advocates for US domestic workers bill stay stubborn and strong for equal rights

Advocates for US domestic workers bill stay stubborn and strong for equal rights

Jessica Buchleitner – WNN Features (WNN) San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, U.S.: While employed as a “home-care worker,” Teresa, a Mexican national, often returned to her own home after a day of work demeaned and discouraged. She didn’t talk about it at first, but often witnessed abuse in the house where she worked, watching the disabled woman […]

PODCAST: Migrant workers unprotected in Gulf region

PODCAST: Migrant workers unprotected in Gulf region

Women News Network – WNN Interviews Ms. Khwala Mattar, senior specialist on employee principle and rights with the ILO – International Labor Organization, talks through the Mideast Press Club publication, “The Media Line,” interviews Esra’a Al Shafei, founder of the human rights network, “Mideast Youth,” on the issues of migrant rights, abuse and exploitation. Over […]