Tag Archives: United Farm Workers

Take Action in Support Darigold Workers

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): "Federal judge rules that Darigold dairy is threatening residential drinking water. [caption id="" ali... Read More »

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OCIC Celebrates 50 Years!

This article was submitted by Suzanne Darweesh, Co-chair of the Orange County Interfaith Committee to Aid Farm Workers (OCIC).  The National Farm Wor... Read More »

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Sign onto EPA petition to ban pesticide that harms children’s brains

From the United Farm Workers: Home use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos was banned over a decade ago because science showed it harms to children’s... Read More »

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Support Gerawan Workers & the UFW!

You can provide vital help to the farm workers at Gerawan Farming in California who are fighting for their rights.  Please SAVE THE DATES to attend... Read More »

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Workers sickened by pesticides last August still no justice

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): "Workers will hand in petition to Ag Commissioner during March 6 rally 'I work picking peaches for Ger... Read More »

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Stand with Gerawan workers!

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): "Gerawan workers are excited. The Los Angeles Unified School District Board (LAUSD), who contracts to... Read More »

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WA State bill threatens your right to know as a consumer

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): "Bill to be heard in WA State House Committee on Public Safety Tuesday! Remember those horrific pictur... Read More »

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Gerawan violates law failing to warn workers of pesticides

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): "This is the scene described to us by a worker in the peach orchards of Gerawan—which sells its produ... Read More »

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Tell CA's Gov. Brown it's time to take the lead on chlorpyrifos

A message for the United Farm Workers (UFW): "Last month, after more than 10 years of review, California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) fin... Read More »

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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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