Report: Path to Legal Status Harder Now for Women Immigrants

Report: Path to Legal Status Harder Now for Women Immigrants

Alissa Bohling – Truthout – June 18, 2013 (originally published 14 June) A report released late last month by the Immigration Policy Center (IPC) found gender discrimination is built into U.S. immigration law. Two experts working with the not-for-profit nonpartisan organization spent 10 years interviewing women from Mexico and Central America living in Phoenix, Arizona, […]

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 […]