Legacy of Slavery Alive in the South

The Legacy of Slavery Is Alive” in the South as Black Women Workers Face Horrendous Conditions. This article courtesy of inthesetimes.com Monday, Oct 29, 2018, 11:23 am – When Priscilla Smith found herself in Brazil this past May, speaking at an international conference of domestic workers, the distance from her life as a caregiver in North Carolina seemed almost too extraordinary to believe. The treacherous conditions facing black domestic workers are a perfect example of where the brutal history of slavery in the U.S. collides with the present.

Pictured….Domestic worker leaders from the National Domestic Workers Alliance’s “We Dream in Black” program in Durham and Atlanta are fighting for better standards in the care industry.

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