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California Farm Workers

Robin Wilkey

Farmworker Fights Back After Alleged Rape

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.14.2013 | Latino Voices

Fighting back against a horrifying trend of sexual assaults in the farming industry, a female farmworker in California has filed a lawsuit against her...

Clashes in California's Fields

Rick Ayers | Posted 11.18.2012 | Books
Rick Ayers

Pick this book up to gain a deep and profound encounter with issues of social justice, of the economic crisis of today, of immigration and diversity, and of the age-old question activists must always ask, "What is to be done?"

If Animals Have Heat Safety Protections, Why Shouldn't Farm Workers?

Arturo S. Rodríguez | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics
Arturo S. Rodríguez

In most of the cases where a farm worker has died, the employer was found to have repeatedly deprived farm workers from adequate water and shade in violation of state regulations. It is obvious that these bad employers prey on the state's inability to enforce the law.

Latino Farm Workers, No Pay And No Play

Posted 10.10.2011 | Latino Voices

By Eduardo Stanley FRESNO - No one knows the exact number of farm workers who year after year raise and harvest the crops grown in the Central Vall...

Welcome To Produce Paradise

| Posted 09.26.2011 | San Francisco

This story comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Patricia Leigh Brown Every Saturday morning, Auscencio Perez can be found beneath the sh...