Labor in the Food System

The movement for food justice cannot thrive in a system where food and farm workers are exploited, criminalized and hungry. For an introduction to this issue, download our Food First Issue Primer on Labor in the Food System

Immigration Reform: A path to servitude?

Blog | Eric Holt-Giménez and Leah Scrivener | Jul 12, 2013

After a disappointing decision in late June that flew in the face of immigrant rights, the Senate successfully passed their…

Nyéléni Newsletter no. 12

Nyéléni Newsletter | | Dec 1, 2012

Migration and Agriculture Food is essential to life and it is also an expression of our cultures and our societies.…

Banana War in the Philippines

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | David Bacon | Jul 1, 1998

This dispute, which could paralyze most of Dole's Philippine banana operations, highlights the possible consequences of economic liberalization in the wake of the economic meltdown in southeast Asia.