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The kinds of structural violence imposed by employers like the Chinatown Planning Council must be stopped.
For yrs, workers have demanded accountability w/out being recognized. In light of the powerful organizing & the findings of this recent report, we join their demands.
During COVID, when all massage businesses were shut down as "nonessential,” many massage workers turned to home care to make ends meet.
Both are vital industries of care work & we must pay careful attention to the workers who have demanded improvement of working conditions.
We stand in solidarity w/
& urge ppl to read the shocking report by
As a grassroots coalition of migrant workers, SWers & allies organizing w/ migrant massage workers in Flushing, we know that many massage workers are also home care workers.
RCS stands in solidarity with the
! Read and share the shocking report authored by
’s office documenting the structural violence enacted by
and other home care employers. It’s simple: Listen to workers. Massage workers are also home care workers.
📣 TOMORROW! Press conference: Stop
's 24-hour workdays and wage theft
⏰ Wednesday Jan 12, 2:30PM
📍 Steps outside Flushing Library in Queens, NYC
Join Ain't I A Woman and AM
to end the racist violence of the 24-hour workday.
Wishing for more compassion for all of our in-person sex working family as people begin laying blame about “disease spread” again on platforms like this one. Wishing for real universal care and living&thriving wages. Wishing for the end of capitalism. Just wishing a lot of things
Sooyoung is a Korean massage worker in NYC living with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), osteoarthritis, chronic kidney failures, avascular necrosis, and scoliosis.
She hopes to afford a hip joint replacement surgery which she couldn’t afford for years.
All her savings were used for her daughter’s treatment and medicine. Her debt is now over $18,000 with months of rent and medical bills due. She has no cash left for groceries and is seeking help from the community.
CALL FOR MUTUAL AID!
Anjana is an Asian sex worker struggling to create a better life for herself and her daughter who was diagnosed with cancer a few months ago. She’s been having a hard time with employment due to COVID-19 and the rise of anti-Asian violence.
So excited to announce we're expanding the harm reduction programming we offer to our communities in the new year ! We're looking to pay community members for their expertise in designing + implementing seminars for sex workers + people in the sex trades
…hosting a private vigil with allies and coconspirators to re-center and re-align.
We are deeply grateful for the community being alongside us today in spirit.
We call on everyone to honor Yang Song today, on the date she passed.
We started in 2018 after the first year anniversary for Yang Song. It has become a ritual for us to come together with the community, keeping her memory alive in public eyes.
However, in light of the Atlanta shooting & other highly publicized tragedies this year, we will be… 1/
On this day in 2017, Yang Song fell to her death as she ran from cops during an NYPD VICE squad raid. Her brother Hai doesn't get to celebrate any holidays with her anymore. It's time NYC defunds VICE and NYS decriminalizes sex work. Sex work is work.
⚡️TODAY, 11/4 phone zap alert⚡️
Kitty Lis, a queer nonbinary survivor incarcerated at York CI, is calling on people outside to demand they receive essential prescribed medication York is withholding. Call NOW to end this abuse! details 👇phone script at