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The UFW takes two positions on foreign workers in the US under H2-A agricultural labor visas.
- Don’t let them get fired, because under the H2-A seasonal worker visa system, they will be deported.
- Fire any H2-A workers who oppose the UFW (and let them get deported).
A longtime UFW hack is running Senator Kamala Harris’ office in Fresno.
Mushroom workers, feeling abused by their employer and the UFW, demand new leadership at the flailing union.
The UFW is trying to persuade its members at Monterey Mushrooms that they should accept a huge pay cut down to minimum wage of $10.50 an hour.
Hundreds of mushroom workers are rising up against the UFW, accusing the union of being in cahoots with the employer to slash workers’ wages.
During a break in a rare ALRB meeting, Isadore Hall avoided questions and told a reporter to talk to the ALRB lawyer.
Governor Jerry Brown used to stand up for the little guy. Now he’s de-funding important an entrepreneurial program to help kids become farmers, while spending $10 million on an agency that has put 2,500 Central Valley farmworkers out of work.
Minutes after a witness went public against Isadore Hall, the ALRB canceled its May 11 board meeting, claiming that an unnamed board member was “ill.”
Next Dimension Bible College graduate Isadore Hall spewed a hateful torrent of filth against farmworkers, calling us a bunch of “motherf***ers.”
A real California judge slapped the UFW with another $770,000 judgment, raising the total levied against the floundering union to $2 million.