“Made in LA”
Workers go on strike to protest the unfair wages they are being paid to create these garments for
Forever 21. Takes years for them to fight for these wages, ends up that the companies take their
manufacturing across seas due to them no longer being able to make the garments as cheaply as they
“Sexual Health of Latino Migrant Day Labourers Under Conditions of Structural Vulnerability,”
Sexual health has physical, emotional, mental and spiritual dimensions, can lead to the prevention of
STDs and pregnancy. Directly related to a
degree of structural vulnerability, characterized
by their living and working conditions, Latino migrant day workers have especially poor conditions for
both things. Large population of undocumented migrant workers, half are single, very much under the
poverty line, barely can eat. Relatively low HIV presence, men typically resort to sex workers as they are
the only people available. Have a desire to have a family to come home to. Workers that had been in the
US for longer expressed more frustration the ones who had recently migrated, lots of drinking to deal
with this frustration. Sex with sex workers is the main outlet for pent up sexual urges, use condoms in
order to avoid anything bad happening. Use church as a way to meet
Sample Final Questions
Define intersectionality and give an example from the reading.
What are the three patterns of migration of Filipina/o domestic workers? Which is most
common and why?
How does scientific language about fertilization reproduce gender norms?
Name two positive and two negative effects of social media use by adolescents
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