Domestic Workers Are Excluded from Discrimination Protections. Kamala Harris and Pramila Jayapa Want to Change That.
On Monday, Sen. Kamala Harris and Rep. Pramila Jayapal announced their plan to introduce the first "national domestic workers’ bill of rights," in partnership with the National Domestic Workers Alliance.
For decades, federal labor laws have notably excluded domestic workers, extending few rights or protections to more than 2.5 million nannies, house cleaners, and home care workers. Until now, organizations
The nannies, housecleaners and home care workers who fought for generations to be included in federal labor protections will take a big step toward this goal when Senator Kamala Harris and Representative
A group of strong, fearless women has captivated the country. They have stared down their opponents, overcome setbacks and won a series of thrilling victories. In times of division and despair, they have
A vast majority of Americans cannot afford to take care of their families. But they see it as their responsibility, and too often their failure. To get by, they cobble together solutions, even quitting
Supermajority Founder Ai-jen Poo Says the Massive New Activist Network Wants to Connect Women Organizers
“We want to add oxygen to what people are already doing." A massive network of women activists across the country — that’s the vision of the new activist org Supermajority and its leadership, which is
Cecile Richards, Ai-jen Poo and Alicia Garza are creating an intersectional political organization dedicated to building tangible power for American women. Alicia Garza, Ai-jen Poo and Cecile Richards