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Climate change is fueling increasingly extreme weather events, and someone needs to defend... more »
posted 08/07/19

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A bill that would increase workplace protections for domestic workers is now before California's governor.
Domestic workers are using lessons learned from California’s wildfires to support their communities through the COVID-19 pandemic. They’re also pushing for legislation that could protect workers in future disasters.
Climate change is fueling devastating wildfires in California, and in some cases, low-wage immigrant workers are cleaning up after them. They sweep ash out of houses and strip debris from burned buildings.