Middle East React to Trump’s Visit; NJ Governor’s Race: Hirsh Singh; Domestic Worker Trafficking in the US; 55 Tips for Travel

Alex Tizon’s story in The Atlantic about Eudocia Tomas Pulido, a woman his family brought over from the Philippines to work in their house for 56 years without pay. Coming up on today’s show:
Rami Khouri, Jordanian-Palestinian national, senior public policy fellow at the Issam Fares Institute at the American University of Beirut and a senior fellow of the Harvard Kennedy School , discusses how Arabic language newspapers are interpreting President Trump’s visit to the Middle East and Jane Eisner, editor-in-chief of The Forward, weighs in on the Israeli perspective. Geraldine DeRuiter, The Everywhereist blogger and the author of All Over the Place: Adventures in Travel, True Love, and Petty Theft (PublicAffairs, 2017), shares what she’s learned in her travel-blogging career, begun after getting laid off from her copy-writing job. Linda Oalican, executive director of Damayan, migrant rights activist and former domestic worker, and Sameera Hafiz, advocacy director at the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA), discuss the story and the policies needed to end domestic worker trafficking. Hirsh Singh, engineer, businessman and now Republican candidate for governor of New Jersey, talks about his campaign to be the next governor of New Jersey.