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Fear/Smear tactics re-deployed against Coalition of Immokalee Workers

Coalition of Immokalee Workers …to her credit, Florida’s Attorney General saw through the cheap public relations trick and declined to investigate a claim that funds were being diverted by an organization that never even comes into contact with the funds … Continue reading

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CIW: Turn away from pride, Publix!

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Publix’s part in Florida remaining “ground zero” for agricultural slavery.

Special to the CIW: Read the Publix Op/Ed the Atlanta Journal Constitution refused to publish! | Coalition of Immokalee Workers In Florida, since 1997, the Department of Justice has successfully prosecuted seven farm labor slavery operations involving a total of … Continue reading

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Minister Ejected From Florida Supermarket for Support of Farmworker Justice – Rev. Libby Shannon | God’s Politics Blog | Sojourners

<p> … earlier this year Reverend Thomas was ejected and then banned from a Sarasota, Fla., Publix. His crime? He supports the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW). For years, this grassroots farmworker group and people of faith have urged Publix … Continue reading

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No matter what RFK, Jr. advises, please don’t vote pro-slavery, Florida

http://www.alternet.org/blogs/peek/82754/ Being against Florida’s agricultural slavery and upset that Vermont’s Bernie Sanders was doing more to end it than Florida’s government – per the link above – I wrote to Gov. Charlie Crist, Rep. Marco Rubio and a couple of … Continue reading

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