PICKED APART: The Hidden Struggles Of Migrant Worker Women In The Maryland Crab Industry

“Guestworkers need the government on their side. Every time that the men and women from Mexico go to work in the U.S., they leave their families behind in search of a better future. At these jobs in the U.S., many of them give so much more — their efforts, their health, and their lives. It is only fair that they be justly compensated and protected in return.”

— Elisa Tovar Martinez, Former H-2B Guestworker in the Maryland crab industry, March 18, 2010

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