Waste picking is work
Article from Political Critique July 5, 2016
Marketa VINKELHOFEROVÁ, July 2016
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An interview with Lakshmi Narayanan, co-founder of an Indian waste pickers’ union and cooperative, who has dedicated her professional life to improving working conditions for low-caste women. On their everyday lives, struggles, whether education uplifts people from poverty, and the intersection of dealing with social and environmental issues.