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).
Indigenous Oaxacan farm workers win themselves a union in the Pacific Northwest.David BaconJun 26, 2017
Undocumented workers face a new level of insecurity under the Trump administration.David BaconApr 27, 2017
Donald Trump promised to deport two million “criminal illegal immigrants” in his first 100 days in office. Immigrants and their allies are already organizing, protesting, and defending “sanctuary cities.”David BaconNov 22, 2016
Organizing in Omaha and small towns with meatpacking plants is altering politics in this reddest of states.David BaconOct 21, 2016
Sixty miles south of the Arizona border, the devastation from a toxic spill has led to an epochal battle between a transnational mining conglomerate and an alliance of miners and farmers.David BaconJul 13, 2016