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Child Labor Public Education Project     View
Collection of resources about child labor, "work that harms children or keeps them from attending school. It involves work by children under conditions that are hazardous, illegal, or exploitive." Provides background about child labor, cove ...

Youth & Labor: Door-to-Door Sales     View
Collection of resources related to state regulation of door-to-door sales by minors. Includes summaries of state laws and links to relevant state government websites. From the U.S. Department of Labor.

A Guide To The Business Of Babysitting     View
Everything you need to know about being a successful babysitter is available on this site, from planning play activities to great business practices. Topics include basic childcare issues such as safety, bathing, diapering, feeding infants and childr ...

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery     View
"The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, recalls the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitutio ...

Free the Slaves     View
Website for this organization whose mission is to "end slavery worldwide." Provides background about modern slavery and specific situations and types of slavery, such as contract slavery ("where a worker is deceived into slavery throug ...

Los Trabajadores/The Workers     View
A companion site to a PBS program that "brings to life the vivid contradictions that haunt America's dependence on and discrimination against immigrant labor." The site includes an overview of day labor and day laborers, a brief interview w ...

On the Corner: Day Labor in the United States     View
This January 2006 report on day labor in the United States "is based on a national survey of 2,660 day laborers." The "findings reveal that the day-labor market is rife with violations of workers' rights." Data in the report cover ...

AFL-CIO     View
The official Web site of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, a federation of national and international labor unions. It includes union news and background information on the organization's economic, political, ...

Service Employees International Union (SEIU)     View
Includes quick facts about SEIU; press releases; a list of local unions; publications; interactive "training workshops for members, activists, stewards, staff, and officers"; and information on SEIU's work towards establishing affordable he ...

Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)     View
Official site of the "union for all workers." Features news about strikes and alerts, an international directory, "The Basics of Organizing," and more.



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