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Mexican Workers

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Aviva Chomsky | Posted 02.04.2016 | Politics
Aviva Chomsky

The incontrovertible realities of our physical lives depend on labor -- often that of undocumented immigrants -- that makes apparently endless mundane daily routines possible. This increasingly invisible, underground economy of muscles and sweat, blood and effort intersects in the most intimate ways with those who enjoy the benefits of the virtual world.

Dave Jamieson

Guest Workers Claim They Were Forced To Work 24-Hour Shifts

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 06.11.2012 | Business

A group of Mexican guest workers at a seafood processing plant in Louisiana have walked off the job and sent a complaint to the U.S. Labor Department,...

Texas: Recession Winner?

The Atlantic | Derek Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN ANTONIO, TX -- No state is thriving in the wake of the Great Recession. But compared to the rest of the country, Texas is experiencing something l...