Migrant workers harvest corn on Uesugi Farms in Gilroy, California. (Credit: USDA)

New country, same oppression: It’s time to bolster farmworkers’ rights

Whether rural Pakistan or the Salinas Valley, neglect and injustice pervade farm work. Environmental scientists, policymakers and citizens need to step up for the workers who feed our nation.

"Why is it that farmworkers feed the nation but they can't get food stamps?"

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