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Migrant Agricultural Workers

Dave Jamieson

What You Didn't Hear At Obama's Cesar Chavez Event

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

President Obama visited Keene, Calif., on Monday to pay tribute to famed civil rights and labor leader Cesar Chavez, while trying to shore up support ...

You Say Tomato, I Say Raw Deal!

Frances Moore Lappe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Frances Moore Lappe

2010-10-12-tomatoes.jpgTo get the minimum wage, a tomato worker has to pick more than 2.25 tons of tomatoes during a day that begins before dawn and lasts 10-12 hours.

Immigrant Sheepherders' Plight Drawing Attention Of Legislators, Activists

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WAMSUTTER, Wyo. — Alone and thousands of miles from home, the immigrant sheepherder roams some of the West's most desolate and frigid landscapes...