from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers In the cool, early hours of a beautiful March morning in Immokalee, FL, farmworkers gathered at the CIW community center ahead of the launch of the Now Is the Time Tour with a To-Do list almost as long as the 2,800-mile tour itself. After many weeks of preparation, a veritable mountain … Continue reading LABOR JUSTICE: Let them know that reconciliation is possible
Since 1999, Pax Christi USA has been a supporter of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW), their struggle on behalf of justice for farmworkers, and their campaign to provide "fair food" for all of us. Beginning today, farmworkers and their allies are fasting outside the headquarters of grocery giant Publix Supermarkets in Lakeland, Florida. This "Fast for … Continue reading LABOR JUSTICE: Fast for Fair Food starts today!