CBC Radio: Why Low-Wage Workers Are Being Left Out of the Sexual Harassment Conversation

Amid the growing list of sexual harassment allegations against high-profile men in the news and entertainment industries, Barbara Ehrenreich wants the women in these less glamorous positions to be given a platform to speak about the struggles they face on a daily bases.

Ehrenreich, author of Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America, and founder of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, spoke with As It Happens guest host Helen Mann about these women. Listen to the interview on CBC.

Save An Endangered Species: Journalists

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports independent journalists so they can create gripping stories which often counter the typical disparaging narratives about inequality. This high-quality journalism is then co-published with mainstream media outlets mobilizing readers to address systemic economic hardship.

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