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Farmworkers eye Stop & Shop
Boston Herald, 12/13/09
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Chipotle Challenge: Time to back up "food with integrity"
Grist, 12/11/09
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Farmworkers go public in North Naples with protest against Publix
Naples Daily News, 12/11/09
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Tomato pickers put pressure on Publix, say issue is pay vs. poverty
Lakeland Ledger, 12/09/09
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Coalition of Immokalee Workers pay Publix a visit
Ft. Myers News-Press, 12/08/09
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A penny for our work: Florida farmworkers protest grocer
In These Times, 12/08/09
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Publix in the wrong aisle
Palm Beach Post, 12/07/09
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Hundreds of farmworkers protest working conditions
Lakeland Ledger, 12/07/09
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Hey, Publix, pony up a penny per pound
St. Petersburg Times, 12/06/09
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East Coast Brokers partners with farmworker group
The Packer, 12/04/09
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Immokalee workers plan trip to Publix offices
Ft. Myers News-Press, 12/04/09
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Next time, think before you eat
The Daily Cougar, 12/03/09
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Farmworkers protest supermarket tomatoes
St. Augustine Record, 11/24/09
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Thanks for the hands that harvest our food
The Emory Wheel, 11/23/09
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Response to 'toma-No'
Student Life (Washington University), 11/23/09
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About 200 protest for farmworker rights at Publix
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, 11/22/09
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Florida farmworkers protest at Publix
Tallahassee Democrat, 11/20/09
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At Florida tomato protest, backlash
The Atlantic Monthly, 11/17/09
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Club fights to improve working conditions
The Observer (Notre Dame), 11/17/09
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At St. Petersburg Publix, protesters march over farmworkers' pay
St. Pete Times, 11/16/09
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Coming together for farmworkers' rights
CampusProgress.org, 11/16/09
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Immokalee event geared toward raising awareness of human trafficking
Naples Daily News, 11/14/09
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Does Publix support slavery? Farm workers protest for human rights
Miami New Times, 11/09/09
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Half-century old TV clip remains a snapshot of today from farm fields
Naples Daily News, 10/31/09
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Publix targeted by farmworkers' group
Lakeland Ledger, 10/30/09
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Immokalee workers gain support of Student Senate
Independent Florida Alligator, 10/28/09
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Publix involved in tomato-pickers fate, like it or not
Ft. Myers News-Press, 10/27/09
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Student Senate passes resolution supporting farm workers
Gainesville Sun, 10/27/09
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Students should demand better wages for Immokalee Workers
Independent Florida Alligator, 10/26/09
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More than 100 protest Immokalee Workers' wages
Independent Florida Alligator, 10/26/09
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Man filming Immokalee farmworkers' protest a Publix worker
Ft. Myers News-Press, 10/23/09
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Farmworkers picket Publix wanting grocery chain to pay more for tomatoes
Naples Daily News, 10/17/09
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Farmworker group pickets outside Publix
Sarasota Herald-Tribune, 10/17/09
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Time ripe to aid farmworkers
Eagle News, 10/14/09
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Coalition campaigns against abusive tomato farmers
Daily Texan, 10/9/09
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Editorial: Publix should join agreement
Ft. Myers News-Press, 09/29/09
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Florida tomato picker coalition wins more wage gains; looks ahead to Publix Super Markets
Tampa Bay Venture, 09/28/09
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A Compass for fair food
The Nation, 09/27/09
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Workers plan informational blitz at Publixes
Ft. Myers News-Press, 09/26/09
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Tomato workers win new pay deal
Ft. Myers News-Press, 09/26/09
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Farm workers' wages to increase under labor agreement
Washington Post, 09/25/09
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Tomato pickers' penny-per-pound is 'right before God'
Florida Catholic, 09/25/09
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Breakthrough for the Coalition of Immokalee Workers...
Food First, 09/15/09
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Florida tomato grower will raise workers' wages
Miami Herald, 09/11/09
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Score one for farmworkers
Gourmet.com, 09/10/09
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Large Florida grower steps up for farm workers
Grist, 09/10/09
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Labor Day Pains
Huffington Post, 09/07/09
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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers' burrito battle
In These Times, 07/24/09
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Burrito chain’s Food, Inc. sponsorship generates off-screen drama over farm-worker issues
Grist, 07/23/09
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Chipotle Injustice
The Nation, 06/29/09
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Editorial: Publix should back farmworkers' fight
Ft. Myers News-Press, 06/06/09
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Two Florida farms in deal to pay tomato pickers more
Bradenton Herald (AP), 06/05/09
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Immokalee workers turn eye towards Publix
Ft. Myers News-Press, 06/05/09
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Whole Foods makes produce progress
MSNBC, 06/05/09
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Florida growers join Whole Foods to support labor coalition
The Packer, 06/04/09
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Agreement made to raise Immokalee harvesters' wages and improve working conditions
Ft. Myers News-Press, 06/04/09
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A picker's life: Award to be given to migrant-worker advocates
North Shore, 05/07/09
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Salem Award winner leads fight against farmworker exploitation
The Salem News, 05/06/09
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Award honors group fighting for migrant workers
The Salem News, 05/05/09
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Another win for the Coalition of Immokalee Workers
Grist, 05/01/09
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Immokalee farmworkers get new ally
Ft. Myers News-Press, 04/30/09
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A squeeze for tomato growers
Washington Post, 04/29/09
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Sean Sellers: Farmworker wages are still the issue
Ft. Myers News-Press, 04/23/09
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Exploited farm workers pick the tomatoes we eat
The Salem News, 04/24/09
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"Dine with Dignity" campaign in support of tomato pickers
Tomato Casual, 04/21/09
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Jim Goodman: Governor needs to take lead on worker justice

Ft. Myers News-Press, 04/07/09
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Gov. Crist backs farmworkers
St. Petersburg Times, 04/05/09
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Politics of the Plate: Harvest of Hope
gourmet.com, 03/31/09
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Florida farm workers carry on the legacy of César Chávez
Free Speech Radio News, 03/31/09
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Gov. Crist praises the Coalition of Immokalee Workers
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/28/09
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Crist first Florida governor to meet with farmworkers' group since 1990s
Naples Daily News, 03/25/09
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Immokalee workers to take slavery tales to Crist
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/12/09
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We cannot continue to ignore farmworkers
Tallahassee Democrat, 03/11/09
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Immokalee farm workers hold protest at Old Capitol
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/10/09
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Immokalee farm workers hold anti-slavery rally
Miami Herald, 03/10/09
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200 Immokalee farmworkers protest at Capitol
Naples Daily News, 03/10/09
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Editorial: Governor meet with the Coalition
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/09/09
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Yes, those are slaves on the steps of the Florida Capitol today
Miami New Times, 03/09/09
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Editorial: Governor, meet with Coalition
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/09/09
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The Secret -- I Saw, Close-up, the Real Root of Global Economic Collapse
Huffington Post, 03/09/09
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Farmworkers headed to Tallahassee again
Naples Daily News, 03/08/09
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Apartheid in America
Stuffed and Starved , 03/07/09
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Governor remains silent on plague of slavery
Ft. Myers News-Press, 03/06/09
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Foodies seek answers in Collier
Ft. Myers News-Press, 02/05/09
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Modern-day slavery was focus of group's tour of Immokalee
Naples Daily News, 03/05/09
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Tomato pickers' Fla. plight a growing concern
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 03/04/09
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Your tomatoes were picked by slaves
Slate, 03/02/09
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Politics of the Plate: Florida's Slave Trade
Gourmet, 03/02/09
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The Price of Tomatoes
Gourmet Magazine, 03/09
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Governor Crist should take a stand against slavery
Huffington Post, 1/29/09
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CIW to Crist: End slavery
The Nation, 1/27/09
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