Activist and director of the National Domestic Workers' Alliance, Ai-jen Poo, explains what "Roma" gets right about the lives the 2 million domestic workers in the US.
Most domestic workers work alone as nannies, house cleaners, or in-home healthcare workers—leaving them particularly vulnerable to harassment, and with few options for recourse or protection.
"This 'cupboard' is my private bedroom," a worker explained. "I belong to the kitchen."
Researchers at Oxford University have found that married men are doing more housework than ever before. Unfortunately, it’s not enough.