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A Forum with Dairy Farmworker Leaders and Their Advocates: Findings from the “Milked” Report

July 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A Forum with Dairy Farmworker Leaders and Their Advocates:  Findings from the “Milked” Report

Stop “Milking” Immigrant Dairy Farmworkers!

A Forum with Dairy Farmworker Leaders and Their Advocates:

Findings from the “Milked” Report

 

Presenters at the Milked forum will share their findings based on interviews with 88 farmworkers across 53 farms in New York. After hearing about the working and living conditions of dairy farmworkers, you will hear what they are doing to fight back, and what you can do to help uplift these workers, including supporting their right to collective bargaining!

“Milked” is a collaborative project between  Workers’ Center of Central New York and the Worker Justice Center of New York.

Read the full report at https://milkedny.org/.

The lead sponsors for this event are the Tompkins County Immigrant Rights Coalition, the Midstate COSH, the Tompkins County Workers Center and the Unitarian Church’s Social Justice Council.

 

Co-sponsors to date are the Cornell Law School Farmworker Legal Assistance Clinic, the Latino Civic Association, Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ), Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming, Climate Justice Cornell, Amnesty International – Ithaca Chapter, Amnesty International – Cornell University and the Committee on U.S. – Latin American Relations (CUSLAR), Cornell Organization for Labor Action

Details

Date:
July 31
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://workerscny.org/en/home/

Organizer

Workers’ Center of Central NY
Phone:
315-218-5708
Website:
https://workerscny.org

Venue

First Unitarian Society of Ithaca, NY
306 N. Aurora Street
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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