What’s Current: Latina janitors are speaking out about rape

Experts say sexual assault of women in the janitorial business is one of the most underreported crimes in the country and Latina janitors are speaking out:

“Soto said her supervisor verbally threatened and harassed her every single day when she clocked in for work. If she ever decided to report his behavior to authorities, he threatened to report her to ICE officials so she could be deported back to México. He also warned that he would terminate her employment.”

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Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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