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Enforcing the “Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC” Act

The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act is a comprehensive law that "protects independent and contracted workers, and even unpaid interns." We are working to ensure that companies and organizations are implementing these laws effectively. This is one step forward for putting a permanent end to sexual harassment and changing workplace culture.

Challenging New E-Commerce Businesses

Maritza-Silva Farrell voices her concerns about new e-commerce businesses and their disruption to local businesses, stability for low-wage workers and other global manufacturers and retailers. Her previous fight to keep Walmart from expanding into the city isn't over yet. She and other labor activists are switching fronts to combat the rise of digital company giants like Amazon and Jet.