The Worker Institute at Cornell University recently touted its role in developing a mobile app to help illegal immigrant day laborers report “wage theft” and register workplace complaints.
Though the JORNALER@ App was first released in November, it was recently showcased at the New York City Council’s Rapid Response Lab by Worker Institute research specialist Legna J. Cabrera and Manuel Castro, executive director of New Immigrant Community Empowerment (NICE).
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“This [app] is elevating activists to new levels as they…organize communities that are under attack.”
The app is specifically geared toward day laborers—many of them illegal immigrants—allowing them to rate employers, report their wages, and post pictures of unsafe job sites, The New York Times reported last year after the app’s soft launch.
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