The Corner

Now We’re Importing Gym Teachers?

The JAWD phenomenon has reached a level of true absurdity: will Americans really not work as gym teachers? Along these lines, my colleague David North delved into rulings he stumbled across from tax court to get a detailed look at the grim world of a group of Filipino indentured teachers brought in under the guise of a “cultural exchange” program. The sliminess of this whole practice of foreign contract labor never ceases to amaze me.