Lower East Side Tenement Museum

109 Orchard St
New York, NY 10002



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Tenement Talk: The Politics of Domestic Workers

Thursday Nov 1 2018 @ 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Scholars and activists explore the history of activism and organizing around domestic laborers’ workplace rights in New York and the United States. How have workers and employers navigated attempts to regulate paid household labor? How have federal immigration laws impacted domestic workers? This conversation will reflect on the past, examine the present, and look toward the challenges ahead.