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David Bacon: What It Will Take to Build a Broad-Based Movement for a Just Transition

Environmental and labor organizers reflect on hard-won lessons

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David Bacon: Trouble in the Tulips

Organized Farmworkers Win Basic Demands in a Quick Strike

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David Bacon: At the End of this Hated War, We Need Truth

The U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan should force a reckoning with a long history of military intervention

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David Bacon: Is the Abandonment of Guest Worker COVID Protections a Taste of Things to Come?

The Farm Workforce Modernization Act is the dream of the industry

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David Bacon: Farmworkers need families, not deportation and exploitation

High-wages and secure jobs for farmworkers can only come by discarding the old deportation/guestworker model, and instead supporting families with legalization, family-based visas, and unions and labor rights

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David Bacon: Cancel the Rent: A Rising National Rent Strike Movement Gains Momentum

With the pandemic, rent strikes have become a widespread response to brutal economic pressure

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David Bacon: Will the Supreme Court Overrule Farmworker Union Rights?

“The federal government has excluded farmworkers from all labor law protections under the National Labor Relations Act for 85 years”

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David Bacon: Building a Cross-Border Culture of Solidarity

Workers in Mexico and the United States face some of the same challenges–and some of the same employers

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David Bacon: Will the New NAFTA Make the Pandemic Worse for Mexicans?

For Mexican workers, farmers, and the poor, the pandemic and the new treaty replacing NAFTA are a devastating one-two punch

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David Bacon: Washington Farmworkers Become COVID-19 Guinea Pigs

“Workers are trying to call attention to the danger to the whole community”

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