Monthly Archives: August 2016

Brooklyn’s Female Day Laborers

My latest, in the Village Voice

“The imbalance of the street corner economy is staggering, a hellish blend of just about all of the worst trends in the U.S. labor market: Workers have little to no bargaining power. There are no health and safety standards. No employment contracts, no stability. The pay is abysmal. Wage theft runs rampant.”