Monthly Archives: February 2013

National Farmworker Awareness Week (NFAW)

National Farmworker Awareness Week (NFAW) is a national week of action for students and community members to raise awareness about farm worker issues... Read More »

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UFW Vice President testifies at House hearing on immigration

Giev Kashkooli, Vice President of the United Farm Wo... Read More »

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Immigration in the New Testament

Matthew 25:40-45 And the king will answer them, 'Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you ... Read More »

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Immigration in the Old Testament

Exodus 22:21 You must not molest the stranger or oppress him, for you lived as a stranger in the land of Egypt. Exodus 23:9 You must not oppress the... Read More »

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Agricultural Labor Reform Principles

The Agricultural Labor Reform Principles were agreed upon by many farm worker groups, including the UFW, PCUN, FLOC, CATA, the Farmworker Association ... Read More »

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Take action for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Farm workers are the key to the U.S. food system, and although our population relies on their labor to put food on the table, these workers lack basic... Read More »

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The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

On February 21, Orlando YAYA screened the movie The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada at the University of Central Florida (UCF). Twenty-eight comm... Read More »

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Pennsylvania YAYAs take action!

The situation for tobacco farmworkers in North Carolina is dire. A report from Oxfam America and the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) released... Read More »

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Women Raising their Voice

On Thursday, February 14th, three members of YAYA traveled to the Farm Worker Association of Florida's (FWAF) office in  Homestead to join community ... Read More »

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Vice President Biden supports CIR!

National Farm Worker Ministry welcomes Vi... Read More »

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