Ai-jen Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance.

Domestic Workers’ Champ Envisions Win-Win Future

After Massachusetts’ passage of a domestic workers’ bill of rights, Ai-jen Poo sees “more states on the horizon.” She’s also looking to build support for subsidies and tax breaks to help families pay for better-trained caregivers.

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.