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The United Farm Workers is dying, and everybody knows it.
Its aging leadership – Chavez family members and their cronies – have run the union for 20, 30, even more than 40 years.
The California Supreme Court didn’t surprise anyone when it overturned a lower court’s ruling that state agencies cannot coerce farmworkers into United Farm Workers contracts. But the justices did uphold the right of workers to choose whether or not they wanted UFW representation.
Association with the UFW-Equitable Food Initiative partnership is a big drag on retail produce companies, exhibitors are learning at the industry’s Fresh Summit convention.
Everything Arturo Rodriguez touches – from the UFW that he leads, to the Cesar Chavez Foundation & Radio Campesina – look tainted with sleaze.
Once again, the UFW conglomerate has broken the law. This time, it’s a repeat offender.
A lawmaker from California's #WeFeedYou belt has called on the state Supreme Court to overturn an illegal law that allows unelected bureaucrats to force a #UFW contract on farmworkers.
In what farmworkers fear is a case of stepped-up government harassment and intimidation, a California Deputy Attorney General was caught photographing protesters outside a state courthouse.
This week marks four years since the State of California denied thousands of farmworkers the voting rights that they are guaranteed under the law.
In an over-the-top breach of freedom of speech, the state Agricultural Labor Relations Board banned Pick Justice from distributing leaflets to farm workers at ALRB’s Visalia office
Growers across the United States and the hemisphere are learning how the Equitable Food Initiative can damage their brand.
Nobody in the California state legislature has been more loyal to the UFW than Senator Kevin de Leon.