In the tomato fields of south Florida, modern-day slavery still thrives. As part of the week of action, students across the country are demanding that Burger King and food industry leaders work with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) to improve the wages and conditions for the workers who pick tomatoes and join an industry-wide effort to eliminate human rights abuses from Florida's fields.
Click here to sign the National Petition to End Sweatshops & Slavery in the Fields:
Friday, March 28, 2008
Take Action: Speak Out Against Exploitation in the Fields
From Jobs with Justice:
Posted by Joel at 2:21 PM