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Ai-jen Poo: Elders and Their Caregivers Deserve Dignity

Ai-jen Poo: Elders and Their Caregivers Deserve Dignity

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on February 12 2015, 7:00AM

In her new book,”The Age of Dignity,” award-winning labor organizer Ai-jen Poo lays out a vision for a well-trained, well-paid pool of home-care workers that would keep our aging parents and grandparents out of institutions.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Labor

Economic Inequality from Cradle to Grave

by Michelle Chen on May 24 2010, 9:27AM

What’s an acceptable level of social inequality? The loaded answer is obviously “none.” But it seems that few people realize what the socioeconomic gaps across racial and gender lines aren’t just about paychecks of different sizes. The damage lasts far…

Topics: Economy, Race and Recession

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