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26 04, 2020

Joyless Joylicious, part 3

2020-04-26T15:36:17+08:00April 26th, 2020|Articles, Happenings, Stories|

Twenty roommates of a migrant worker were locked inside a room after the worker fell ill with Covid-19. The room was locked from the outside. The employer was unhappy we went public with the problem on Facebook. MOM also said we had not informed them.

26 04, 2020

Joyless Joylicious, part 2

2020-04-28T16:43:01+08:00April 26th, 2020|Articles, Happenings, Stories|

Twenty roommates of a migrant worker were locked inside a room after the worker fell ill with Covid-19. The room was locked from the outside. TodayOnline confirms the story in a report the next day but also quotes dorm operator saying it was necessary.

26 04, 2020

Joyless Joylicious, part 1

2020-04-28T10:18:09+08:00April 26th, 2020|Articles, Happenings, Stories|

Twenty roommates of a migrant worker were locked inside a room after the worker fell ill with Covid-19. The room was locked from the outside. The story (parts 1 to 3) recounts our efforts to free them from criminal confinement, and the battles we had to fight even after we succeeded.