01 July 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Watch Out for "Undocumented but Undaunted: Immigrant Youth at Work in the Nonprofit Sector"

Exploitation is not waived through consent. It is critical that undocumented labor is not exploited under the pretext that it is unlawful to compensate undocumented students for their work. Doing so serves only to perpetuate a cycle of exploitation, a practice common throughout the history of immigration in this country. America wants and needs undocumented […]

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16 May 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Know Your Rights – Undocumented Workers Entitled to Workers' Compensation

The need to institute fair labor laws and protections across the board, regardless of immigration status, is something I have blogged about previously–and the courts in many states agree! Take this decision from South Carolina as an example, rendered just last December: In a decision that is sure to unleash political firestorms at both the […]

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