New York Nannies Prepare for Historic Job Protections

Historic job protections begin next month for domestic workers in New York. Overtime, paid leave and anti-discrimination provisions are part of a package that could start setting new standards for what some call the most vulnerable job market in every part of the world.

Black Women Say Rice’s Africa Trip Overdue

Many black women see Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as a mix of pros and cons. While praising the
new trail she blazes for black women, many pick apart her politics. Item: Rice’s Africa trip this week,
which was dubbed overdue and too short.