014 I-Leika McLean – Building Wrecker

By admin, February 25, 2018

I-Leika McLean is a building wrecker in her Demolition Labouring Local 1421, based in Boston. I-Leika is currently the only female building wrecker in the state of Massachusetts and also is the first women of colour female labour steward in the history of Boston, MA.

This interview is part of a growing international archive documenting the experiences of women working in manual trades and non traditional employment.

I-Leika was interviewed on 25/02/2018 at the Carpenters Union in Dorchester, Boston MA (USA).