by Bryce Covert Jul 1, 2014
"No, absolutely no, court case is going to stop us from staying united," says a home care worker in Illinois.
by Jeff Spross Jun 5, 2014
The latest talking point from critics is that the rules will hurt low-income Americans. But economist Dean Baker says that just isn't so.
by Bryce Covert May 9, 2014
The state will soon be the fourth to pass a domestic workers bill of rights.
by Bryce Covert Apr 25, 2014
Many states that raised or are working to raise their minimum wages exempt home care workers.
by Bryce Covert Apr 11, 2014
A new campaign focuses on improving conditions for domestic workers by targeting the people who employ them.
by Bryce Covert Apr 7, 2014
The state House passed legislation that included a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights to expand their labor protections.
by Alan Pyke & Bryce Covert Dec 19, 2013
The news wasn't all bad for workers in 2013. They won some key victories.
Dec 19, 2013
When denouncing the U.S.'s handling of a female diplomat's arrest, India's government should look at its own treatment of women.
by Hayes Brown Dec 17, 2013
The U.S. arrested an Indian diplomat for allegedly paying a nanny $3.31 per hour. Now India is retaliating, with one opposition leader threatening same-sex partners of American diplomats.
by Bryce Covert Nov 26, 2013
Caretakers, housekeepers, and those who care for the elderly and disabled make less than other workers just like them.