Undocumented workers are holding car caravans in several states Friday to demand dignity and safe working conditions. Latinx and Black immigrant workers are being forced to choose between a paycheck and their health.
Norma Morales is a 46-year-old single mother of two girls in New Jersey. She cleans homes.
“I started to feel symptoms four weeks ago,” Morales says. “I came down with a deep cough and lost my sense of taste and smell.”
Morales says she didn’t get tested for the coronavirus because she doesn’t have health insurance. She decided to stay home.