Monday, September 28, 2009
"The Beginning of the End of the Harvest of Shame"
Make sure you stay up to date on the exciting new victory for the Campaign for Fair Food!
Compass/Coaltion of Immokalee Workers Press Release
From the Coalition of Immokalee Workers
From the Student/Farmworker Alliance
"A Compass for Fair Food" from The Nation
"Tomato Workers Win New Pay Deal" from News Press
"Tomato Pickers' Penny per Pound is 'Right Before God'" from FloridaCatholic
"Farmworkers' Wages to Increase" from the Washington Post (or see below)
After over a decade of struggle, one thing is clear: the CIW and the Campaign for Fair Food are winning! With the largest fast food, food service, and natural grocery companies on board, we can't help thing out loud, "how long until Chipotle formally joins us on the winning side of justice?"