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The Forgotten Workers

Fighting for the rights of domestic workers in America

Fighting for the rights of domestic workers in America, plus other 'forgotten' segments of the economy. Jane Wakefield speaks to Ai-jen Poo, executive director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance in the US, at a TED Women event in California. Yvonne Van Amerongen describes a 'dementia village' in the Netherlands allowing older people with the condition to continue to be part of society rather rather than being forgotten in a nursing home. And Activist Danielle Moss Lee defends 'average' workers.

(Photo: Domestic worker being trained in Manila, Philippines, Credit: Getty Images)

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Wed 5 Dec 2018 13:32GMT

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