Farmworkers on West Coast Tour: Boycott Driscoll's from Border to Border
Santa Cruz, CA
29 Aug 2016 22:32 GMT
Familias Unidas por la Justicia (FUJ) has embarked on an historic 28-day tour of the West Coast to organize a major offensive on the world's largest berry distributor, Driscoll's Berries. The local independent farmworker union, based in Burlington, WA, is touring the coast at a crucial moment in their campaign for a union contract at Driscoll's supplier Sakuma Brothers Farms. Driscoll's and Sakuma are feeling pressure from a growing amount of boycott activity. On Thursday, March 31, there was a major action at Driscoll's headquarters in Watsonville.
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