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From Saudi Arabia to the United States, the Human Rights of Domestic Workers Must Be Recognized

Rizana Nafeek

This week’s execution in Saudi Arabia and the successful fight for legal protections for domestic workers in New York State highlight the central concept of humanity in the struggle for human rights. 

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Roundup: NYT on Home Birth, How Obama Can Lead to Middle Ground on Abortion

The New York Times‘ lengthy feature on home birth; Frank Schaeffer’s open letter to Obama on how to sieze this moment to start healing deep political divisions about abortion; Feminists say the work has just begun; Migrant workers in Asia especially vulnerable to HIV/AIDS.

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