Is Mariah Carey in Labor?
Is Mariah Carey in Labor?
By Mariela Rosario | 03/30/2011 - 10:00

Mimi just might be! Nick Cannon recently sent a desperate tweet out into the world, pleading with his unborn twins: "On a plane back to NY. Praying Dem Babies wait for DADDY to come back b4 they pop out! The Cornball Movement don't stop!"


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American Apparel Forced to Lay Off 1,800 Immigrant Workers
By Mariela Rosario | 10/02/2009 - 11:17

After a lengthy investigation by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency, American Apparel owner Dov Charney has been forced to fire 1,800 employees (about a quarter of the company's workforce) because of their immigration status.


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Are Immigrants Really Stealing American Jobs?
By Mariela Rosario | 03/20/2009 - 09:00

The Room for Debate blog on nytimes.com recently had a group of experts weigh in on the recession and competition for lower-wage jobs between native-born workers and immigrants, both legal and illegal. We've always heard people scream about how immigrants "steal jobs from real citizens" or how Americans would "never accept the jobs that immigrants do" and were fascinated to hear what those on the front lines of this issue had to say.


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