The New Deal devalued home care workers. Advocates hope new legislation can undo that. | October 6, 2021
Posted in Press Coverage

Domestic workers, many of them women and many people of color, have inherited a racist, sexist legacy of low pay and little job protections. 

For Delores Sobowale, taking care of others is part of her inheritance and her legacy. Her mother cared for a White family in Jim Crow-era North Carolina for decades before starting her own child care…