representations from the media and Internet about Latina domestic workers

Collect representations from the media and Internet about Latina domestic workers.  Describe and analyze the images (which are often glamorous and sexualized) and contrast them with the reality of dead-end, exploitative conditions in this occupation.  Post this in the appropriate discussion board making sure to include links to internet sources and descriptions of all sources.  For example, if you are using a film make sure to give a synopsis of the film and then analyze it from the sociological perspective.

As a group, help develop an analysis of the various factors that shape the inequalities in domestic work, drawing distinctions between the macro- and micro-levels as well as the particulars of this occupation.

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