Mexico Imagines a Union for 2.3 Million Domestic Maids — But Could It Work?
Women across Mexico work in private homes without contracts, paid leave, vacations, or protection against abuses. Less than 200 Mexicans house cleaners have signed on so far to join the new union.
Need a Mixtape? The Harsh Times Facing Mexico City’s Informal Subway Vendors
For some, they're a part of Mexico City's vivid cultural kaleidoscope. For others, the informal metro vendors are a nuisance to be endured.