Ty Messiah, Working Washington, & Rocio Burgos, Casa Latina
Sept 25, 2018
Interview by Ken Winkes: Ty and Rocio explain their efforts to pass a Seattle Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights and Domestic Workers Standards Board.
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