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I Am A Woman
25/04/2018

A Photographic Retrospective of the Christian Care Home Strike of 2017 - 2018 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local Healthcare hired me to photograph a historic 104-day strike at Christian Care Nursing Home in Ferguson, Missouri, spanning late 2017 and early 2018. The strike was predominantly led by over 80 Black women who had been mistreated and underpaid by the nursing home administration for decades.  The workers won on March 15th o...