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October 6, 2015 | 0 comments
For years, agricultural workers in the United States have experienced serious health risks related to the use of pesticides in the fields where they work. Studies have revealed links between pesticide exposure and diverse illnesses including...
October 5, 2015 | 0 comments
Send a public comment to the U.S. Government to demand they uphold the labor rights protections in the H-2B visa program!
August 28, 2015 | 0 comments
This is a guest blog written by the ACLU of San Diego to share information about the Lopez-Venegas Class Action Lawsuit , which has allowed a group of people who were undocumented in the United States and removed to Mexico to return to U.S. Read...
August 20, 2015 | 0 comments
Are you thinking about traveling to the United States as an Au Pair or nanny with a J-1 visa? Many Au Pairs have wonderful experiences—but sometimes people find themselves in difficult situations . Read below before you go to learn about...
July 23, 2015 | 0 comments
Each year approximately 13,000 people from diverse countries travel to the United States to work as au pairs, or childcare workers, using J-1 visas. Most of them are young women.
July 22, 2015 | 0 comments
On March 17, as many as 50,000 workers in the coastal valley of San Quintín went on strike at the peak of the winter harvest, fueling a movement for farmworker justice that has unfolded on both sides of the border.
July 22, 2015 | 0 comments
The report, published by the Economic Policy Institute, shows that H-2 workers are at a disadvantage in comparison with Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs).
July 22, 2015 | 0 comments
The new rules specify that H-2B workers should receive an employment contact, at least 3/4 of the hours promised in the contact, and the reimbursement of visa and travel costs, among other protections.
July 22, 2015 | 0 comments
SCM Data and MMC Systems are accused of illegally "renting" H-1B workers to other companies and taking money out of their pay checks.
July 22, 2015 | 0 comments
Learn about the process for obtaining an H-2A or H-2B visa and avoid falling victim to recruitment fraud.

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