Profiteers for Expulsion: Brokers Want Africans Out, Filipinos In

MANILA – Millions of Filipino nationals work outside their country. It’s an important economic sector here; the money they send home constitutes 10 percent of the country’s gross national product. In some countries they work in construction, in others as cooks, while in Israel, as they well know here, “Filipina” generally describes the caregiver taking care of a frail grandparent or disabled child. This Filipina cooks and cleans, does the shopping and pushes the wheelchair for the daily outing,...