Tuesday, August 18: Farmworkers in the Food System
2:00 P.M. ET
Featuring: Gerardo Reyes Chávez, Coalition of Immokalee Workers, Immokalee, FL; Pacific Northwest Regional Director Victoria Ruddy, United Farm Workers, WA; Attorney Andrea Schmitt, Columbia Legal Services, Seattle; Executive Director Mily Treviño-Sauceda, Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, Oxnard, CA; Farmworker and Founder Carmen Obeso, De Campesino A Campesino, Oxnard, CA; Translator Diveli Perez; and Moderated by Senior Reporter Gosia Wozniacka, Civil Eats
When we grocery shop, cook, or eat, we don’t often consider the farmworkers who made our meal possible, and the many persistent challenges they face. Join Gosia Wozniacka, senior reporter for Civil Eats, as she leads a panel of crucial perspectives, including voices from Columbia Legal Services, Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, De Campesino A Campesino, and the James Beard Leadership Award-winning Coalition of Immokalee Workers.
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