Uncovering the truth about protecting farmworkers
Union activists are hurting the very workers who they say they are trying to help.
Protecting the human rights of farmworkers is very important. Those rights include the right to earn necessary income for their families. Farmworkers need to be treated with respect and dignity, they need to be protected against abuse and harm.
The good news this protection exists. It's because the professionalism and responsible action of the vast majority of farmers, combined with some of the most stringent worker protection rules anywhere.
Union activists, motivated by the need to generate union dues, are accusing farmers of horrible abuses. Even accusing farmers of causing the death of a worker. The facts will show that it is not the farmers abusing these workers, but those who say they are trying to help them.