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Victory for Farmworkers as Major Grocer Meets Demands for Fair Food


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Victory for Farmworkers as Major Grocer Meets Demands for Fair Food

Sarah Lazare, staff writer

The Immokalee, Florida farmworkers who have captured international attention for their decades of successful organizing against starvation wages, debt bondage, and slavery, racked up another human rights victory on Wednesday when Ahold USA agreed to become the first major grocer in the United States to join the organization's Fair Food Program.


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I wish there was also something like a pledge not to buy GMO foods or sell them in their stores, but I suppose that is considered another issue, currently blocked by Congress.
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