Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Unity for Dignity: Expanding the Right to Organize

Unity for Dignity: Expanding the Right to Organize

Ratings: (0)|Views: 10 |Likes:
Published by Bjustb Loewe
Excluded Worker Congress 2011 Report
Excluded Worker Congress 2011 Report

More info:

Categories:Types, Research, History
Published by: Bjustb Loewe on Feb 17, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

02/17/2012

pdf

text

original

 
A Report Issued by the Excluded Worers CongressDecember 2010
A Report Issued by the Excluded Workers Congress
December 2010
Unity forDignity:
ExpanDing thE rightto organizE to WinhUman rights at Work
 
This report was written with the participation of Rebecca Smith,National Employment Law Project (NELP) and Harmony Goldberg.We are grateful for the generosity of the United States Human Rights Fund,which has made this report possible.Excluded Worers Congressc/o Inter-Alliance Dialogue330 7th Avenue - 19th FloorNew Yor, NY 10034www.excludedworerscongress.org 
Unity for Dignity:
Expanding thE Right to oRganizEto Win human Rights at WoRk
A Report Issued by the Excluded Worers CongressDecember 2010
Cover photos. From left to right, top row: Alan Pogue; Courtesy of New Orleans Worers’ Center forRacial Justice. Middle: Seou Lue. Bottom: Courtesy of National Domestic Worers Alliance,by Jill Shener; Courtesy of Sentayehu Silassie.Design by Design Action Collective.Printed at Inwors Press on 100% recycled paper.Worer-owned and managed cooperatives with union labor.
 
1
F
 C  U W O  S  C  O  G  S  S 
j
ContEnts
About the excluded Workers congress 3executive summAry4introduction 8
The Historic Moment ........................................................................8A New Worers Movement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9About This Report ...........................................................................9
WhAt is An excluded Worker? 10
The Roots of Exclusion: The Legacy of Slavery and Racism.........................................11The Changing Global Economy: New Worplaces and New Woring Classes ..........................12The Many Facets of Exclusion from Labor Laws..................................................13
A snAPshot oF excluded Worker sectors15
Farmworers ..............................................................................16Marias story ............................................................................17Domestic Worers..........................................................................18Beatrizs story ...........................................................................19 Southern Worers in Right-to-WorStates ......................................................20Toms story..............................................................................21Guestworers .............................................................................22Daniels story............................................................................23Day Laborers..............................................................................24Josues story.............................................................................25Taxi Drivers ...............................................................................26Sentayehus story ........................................................................27Worfare Worers ..........................................................................28Eulines story ............................................................................29 Formerly Incarcerated Worers ...............................................................30Aaliyahs story ...........................................................................31
 
Tipped Worers in Restaurants and Other Industries .............................................32Shaileshs story ..........................................................................33

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->