Bagong Bayani and COVID-19 Heroes: Philippine Labor Export as Femicide
Women make up the majority of migrant workers from the Philippines. With Filipino women working in healthcare and/or the domestic sphere worldwide, COVID-19 and labor exploitation are disproportionately killing Pinay migrant workers and immigrants.
From Manongs to Pinay Domestic Workers: the Changing Face of Filipino Migration to the US
Filipino migration to the US has changed over time, but the intersection of labor and gender in the formation of the Filipino diaspora continues.