Tag Archives: Washington State

Darigold Sends Clear Message with Little to No Words at Seattle Rally

“Is it too much to ask for a simple dialogue to save farm worker’s lives?” Indira Trejo asked reporters as I and about 50 other farm worker advo... Read More »

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NFWM supports Familias Unidas por la Justicia!

This summer I attended my first NFWM board meeting! The board typically meets every six months, in the winter and summer seasons. This year, the summe... 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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The Darigold saga of abuses continues at a new location

A Message from the United Farm Workers: "Last month we told you about dairy workers from DeRuyter Brothers of Sunnyside, WA which supplies milk to th... Read More »

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Darigold is still not listening!

A message from the United Farm Workers: On Monday, close to 200 people gathered in front of Darigold’s headquarters in Seattle. Labor leaders, incl... Read More »

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Olympia YAYA Supports Ruby Ridge Workers in Seattle

In response to the nonresponse that Darigold has given Ruby Ridge workers and their supporters, the United Farm Workers (UFW) organized a rally in fro... Read More »

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Take Action for Ruby Ridge Workers!

A message from United Farm Workers: Twenty two past and current Ruby Ridge Dairy workers are suing the dairy for a variety of reasons, including not ... Read More »

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2011 NFWM Board Meeting

On Aug 26-27, YAYA members Jimmy Dunson (Tampa Bay YAYA), Drew Beres and Jenny Lee (Olympia YAYA) attended the 2011 Fall Board Meeting for the Nationa... Read More »

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Dialogue for Farmworker Justice 2011

On March 31st at TESC (the evergreen state college) YAYA held a panel discussion with Bridges Not Walls (BNW) and Mason County Literacy (MCL) and mo... Read More »

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Evergreen YAYAs sponsor Mason County Literacy ESL Tutor Training

On October 15th and 16th, over 20 Evergreen YAYAs, students, and community members attended a ten hour volunteer training to learn how to tutor adult ... Read More »

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