Posts Tagged: tomatoes

Hope admidst suffering

On April 1, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) and the Aramark Corporation issued a joint statement to announce that they have reached an “agreement to to address farmworker wages and working conditions in the tomato fields of Florida.” The…

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Support the Grocery Campaign

Tomato pickers toil long days for 45 cents per 32-lb bucket of tomatoes, with no right to overtime pay, no health insurance, no sick leave, no paid vacation and no right to organize to improve these conditions. In the most…

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