News and Updates

The Cross-Border Farmworker Rebellion

By David Bacon October 31, 2018 Workers in the berry fields of the United States and Mexico have the same transnational employers. Now, farmworker unions in those two nations have begun to work together. Surrounded by blueberry and alfalfa fields near Sumas,...

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The Fruit of Our Labor

By Edgar Franks February 1, 2018 Originally Published in The Progressive In the thick of Donald Trump’s first year as President, the U.S. labor movement scored an improbable victory. The workers are mostly indigenous Mixtec and Triqui immigrants from Mexico, living in...

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FUJ Message to Supporters about Berry Boycott

Dear Supporters, As of September 4th, 2016 Familias Unidas por la Justicia called for an end of the Driscoll boycott, and all boycott activities. Out of respect for the collective bargaining process with Sakuma Farms please do not contact past, present or potential...

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