Janet McLaughlin


Janet McLaughlin is Assistant Professor of Health Studies and Research Associate with the International Migration Research Centre at Wilfrid Laurier University. She is co-founder of the Migrant Worker Health Project.

Janet McLaughlin's articles

Published On: Sep 12,2016

Min Sook Lee’s new documentary on the plight of migrant farm workers paints a disturbing picture of how dismal living conditions, health and safety risks, and the constant fear of deportation have only gotten worse over the years.

Published On: Jun 16,2016

Janet McLaughlin argues that Canada's much-celebrated local food system, which relies heavily on imported labour, puts workers in vulnerable situations and makes them easy targets for exploitation.