David Bacon is a California writer and photojournalist; his latest book is In the Fields of the North / En los Campos del Norte (University of California / El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, 2017).
Mexico’s new president has raised wages, and maquiladora workers have gone on strike along the border.David BaconFeb 06, 2019
California agribusiness seeks to reduce guest workers’ payDavid BaconJan 25, 2019
The Lopez Obrador administration is changing the law so that workers can actually choose a union and vote on their contracts.David BaconJan 09, 2019
Workers in the berry fields of the United States and Mexico have the same transnational employers. Now, farmworker unions in those two nations have begun to work together.David BaconOct 31, 2018
Change—and perhaps a new day in the fields—comes to Cesar Chavez’s legendary union.David BaconSep 19, 2018