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).
Change—and perhaps a new day in the fields—comes to Cesar Chavez’s legendary union.David BaconSep 19, 2018
While Washington state agencies reduce farmworker pay and find employers faultless for a death in the fields, Trump and congressional Republicans back proposals to turn farmworking into permanent indentured servitude.David BaconAug 15, 2018
But advocates want detainees freed, not sent to for-profit jailsDavid BaconJul 18, 2018
A Salinas grower and the union bet that a new contract will become an alternative to employing guest workers.David BaconJul 11, 2018
Guest farm workers face exploitation, dangerous conditions.David BaconJun 08, 2018