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Pandemic Creates ‘Devastating’ Job Losses for Already Vulnerable Domestic Workers
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Pandemic Creates ‘Devastating’ Job Losses for Already Vulnerable Domestic Workers

NEW YORK, N.Y.—More than two-thirds of the nation’s 2.25 million domestic workers have lost their jobs in the coronavirus epidemic, according to a survey released April 8, by the National Domestic Workers Alliance. NDWA executive director Ai-Jen Poo called those losses “sudden and devastating.” The survey of subscribers to the organization’s La Alianza information service found…