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Tag: domestic helper

Datin gets jail, but what about Suyanti?

Many questions still remain over the court case and the future of the maid.

The Indonesian maid with a dog’s life

Adelina's fate could have been avoided, but she was failed by a faulty system and our own inability to reach out.

Rights abuse: Malaysians will be affected too, warns MP

Bukit Mertajam MP Steven Sim says allowing gross human rights violations to go unchecked will eventually corrupt the system of protection for Malaysians as well.

With paper in hand, Indonesian maids fight exploitation

For Suryani, the certificate help to break the stereotype that her work is “unskilled” and only meant for the poor and uneducated.

Throw the book at lecherous politicians

The law must redeem itself and take holders of public office who rob women of their dignity to task.