LPE Originals

Service Workers or Servile Workers? Migrant Reproductive Labor and Contemporary Global Racial Capitalism

Click here to read all posts in our Care Work series.  Grassroots migrant worker activists, particularly those working as domestic workers or care workers, have characterized their labor experiences as “servitude,” “modern-day slavery,” and “bondage.” They use these terms to describe both their workplace conditions and the power dynamics that exist in their relationships with…