Ai-jen Poo : Yes! Magazine Breakthrough 15 Honoree

April 4, 2012 – Segment 1

Dubbed “The Nannies’ Norma Rae” by The New York Times, Ai-jen Poo has worked for over a decade advocating for the rights of domestic workers with Domestic Workers United. Today, she joins us to discuss organizing with immigrants for labor rights.

You can read about Ai-jen in the Yes! Magazine Breakthrough 15.  She was chosen by Yes! as one of 15 heroes in their issue marking their 15th year in print.

Written by Marc Steiner

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