Women wait for jobs at La Parada, the stop, in Brooklyn, N.Y. Natan Dvir

A 'Modern Slave Market': Day Laborers Tell of Exploitation by Hasidim in Brooklyn

Every morning, dozens of hardscrabble women from Latin America and Eastern Europe congregate at a corner in Williamsburg, desperately seeking work as cleaners in the homes of Satmar Hasids. An expose of their plight.

NEW YORK – Autumn in this city illustrates vividly how deceitful the sun can be. It shines down on us but does nothing to allay the chill.

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