Tag Archives: California

Darigold worker denied lunch break

A message from United Farm Workers: "A lunch break is one of these basic rights we take for granted -- right? That's not what this Darigold worker... Read More »

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Viva la Causa film screening

LA City Council Backs UFW Contract

A Message from the LA Times: By Emily Alpert Reyes Hundreds of labor activists, farmworkers and their allies marched  on Los Angeles City Hall... Read More »

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L.A. City Council resolution backing Gerawan workers

A message from the United Farm Workers: "An epic battle by farm workers to implement their union contract with a giant Central Valley grower -- remin... Read More »

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The Film Fight for Water Got Us Thinking

Sometimes art surprises. We in YAYA were surprised by the film The Fight for Water: A Farmworker Struggle that we screened at the University Unitarian... Read More »

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Darigold worker denied time off for emergency!

Trigger Warning for Suicide Ideations Can you believe this??  A message from the United Farm Workers: Fifteen days straight, 11 hours a day. Not ... Read More »

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UFW: Injured cows, injured workers.

A message from the United Farm Workers: "We've shared workers' stories with you about the injured and sick cows at Darigold dairies. Sadly, these inj... Read More »

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YAYA hosts Fight for Water film screening

On Thursday, October 2, 2014, Orlando YAYA will be hosting a movie screening for "The Fight For Water: A Farm Worker Struggle" In 2009, the Californ... Read More »

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New ways Darigold is hiding the truth about your food

A message from the United Farm Workers: An increasing number of us want to know more about the food we eat. Were workers treated fairly? Is the envir... Read More »

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My 3 a.m. Call with Dan Gerawan

I worked for years in the anti-human trafficking field. One thing I learned during that time is that most of the tactics used by traffickers are next ... Read More »

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Farm Workers Continue Fight for Rights at Gerawan Farming

In late January at its biannual meeting, the National Farm Worker Ministry Board of Directors met at La Paz with Gerawan Farming Inc. workers who gave... Read More »

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