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In Service to the Movement

Mary Abowd


In the pre-dawn hours of March 25, Mila Windsari Affendi, a 15-year-old maid from Indonesia working in the home of a prominent Gaza attorney, climbed the stairs of her employer’s four-story residence, unlatched a window, and perched her small, shaking body on the frame. While the three young children she cared for slept soundly, Mila clutched her handbag and flung herself off the ledge.


Foreign maids; Human trafficking; Domestic workers; Lebanon

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DOI: 10.32380/alrj.v0i0.421


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