Domestic Workers - News

Bend the Arc CEO Alan van Capelle writes in the Jewish Journal about two big victories for domestic workers and asks the question, Why is it that American Jews,...

On Thursday, September 26, Governor Brown signed The Domestic Workers Bill of Rights into law in California. Leaders and supporters from Bend the Arc helped make the difference. ...

Bend the Arc, a national Jewish social justice organization, engaged in a statewide "Care-avan" this summer, mobilizing support in San Francisco and Los Angeles on behalf of legislation it argued...

I recently learned during my social justice fellowship at Bend the Arc that due to a loophole in labor laws, Dora and other domestic workers aren't entitled to the same basic labor protections...

My story is only one amongst many, in which the domestic worker was a major source of strength, and the voice of reason for the family they worked for. I have come to learn how this is often the...

When Governor Brown vetoed the California Domestic Workers Bill of Rights on September 30, we vowed to continue the fight.

After helping pass the nation’s first Domestic Workers Bill of Rights in New York in 2010, we turned our sites on California. ...

Bay Area Regional Council member Paul Kivel makes the case for the California Domestic Workers Bill of Rights: "Ki Teitzei, the Torah portion read in congregations around the world the Shabbat...