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Suburban Sweatshops: The Fight for Immigrant Rights

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Jorge Bonilla is hospitalized with pneumonia from sleeping at the restaurant where he works, unable to afford rent on wages of thirty cents an hour. Domestic worker Yanira Juarez discovers she has labored for six months with no wages at all; her employer lied about establishing a savings account for her. We live in an era of the sweatshop reborn.

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Hardcover, 364 pages
Published February 18th 2005 by Belknap Press (first published 2005)
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great chapter (and overall framing) about rights vs. collective action based organizing. put a lot of my frustrations about working at the aclu in a really interesting context. recommended.
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