They are subsequently unable to leave their work owing to legal, physical or psychological coercion.
Under a glowing Arab moon on a hot winter night, Abdullah was showing off the jewels of his city—charming green, blue, and brown houses built on the Red Sea more than a hundred years ago.
Separate Spheres Are Not the Answer.
As will be discussed in more detail, many labor agents deceive domestic workers about the terms of their work.
Description: I had to clean the house, wash and iron clothes, cook, and look after that old sick lady, [which was] like looking after a child…. Saudi Arabia criminalizes contact between unmarried individuals of the opposite sex, putting rape victims at risk of prosecution for "illegal mingling" or forbidden extramarital sexual relations if they cannot meet the strict evidentiary standards to prove rape.