Need To Know

American Voices: Mopping Up

Clip: Season 2 | 2m 42s

In Need to Know's recurring "American Voices" series, which offers a platform for essayists with diverse backgrounds and diverse points of view, Marcos Villatoro of Los Angeles profiles a housekeeper whose son is now serving in Afghanistan. He says her job is like her son's: they both clean up the mess left by others.

Aired: 11/09/11

Expired: 11/10/16

Rating: NR

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