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‘Close to Slavery’ or Legalization? The Farmworkers’ Hard Choice

By David Bacon In Chicano and Mexican families, the grandfathers who came to the United States as braceros (and almost all braceros were men) are...

Will Growers’ Demands for Wage Cuts Get Help From the U.S. Government?

By David Bacon California growers have complained of a tight labor market for years, as a militarized border and a decade of mass deportations restrict...

A New Day for Mexican Workers

The Lopez Obrador administration is changing the law so that workers can actually choose a union and vote on their contracts. By David Bacon, Contributing...

They Came Here to Suffer

The H-2A Farm Worker Program creates a pipeline of cheap, disposable labor Story and photos by David Bacon, Published originally in The Progressive  On Aug. 6, 2017,...

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Summer Al Fresco Dining Coming Soon

By Gretchen Williams, Dining and Cuisine Writer Life is challenging this summer, and the living is getting easier, by...

Random Letters: 7-9-20

Defunding the Police “Defunding” the police is the latest version of the same old, tired, Democrat ploy to rob...

DREAMers Get To Stay for Now

By Sarai Henriqulez, Editorial Intern Anais Franco was just nine years old when she first stepped foot on American...

Viva Pat Carroll!

San Pedro Art Community Loses Great Ally By Ron Linden, Contributor; Andrea Serna, Arts Writer; Melina Paris, Editorial Assistant