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).
In California, labor has long protected its immigrant members—and now, it’s defending non-members as well.David BaconFeb 13, 2018
The trade treaty, now up for renegotiation, has displaced millions of Mexican workers, and many thousands of U.S. workers as well.David BaconNov 07, 2017
A French artist’s colossal installation on Mexico’s side of the border may make the invisible visible, but other subjects carry a sharper critical edge and pose deeper questions.David BaconOct 30, 2017
Risking deportation, Washington state farmworkers protest dangerous conditions in the fields.David BaconAug 09, 2017
Combined, they have to power to improve the lives of farmworkers and save the Salton Sea.David BaconAug 03, 2017