farm workers http://kalw.org en Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: the lives of migrant workers http://kalw.org/post/fresh-fruits-broken-bodies-lives-migrant-workers <p class="p1">While it can be difficult for some San Francisco residents to find healthy food in their own neighborhood, you might be surprised to learn that the very people who pick our produce also have trouble finding healthy food to eat. Anthropologist and physician Seth Holmes spent five years in the fields - living in labor camps, picking fruit and crossing the border with migrant workers - in order to learn more about what challenges they face. He documented his experiences in his book <i>Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies</i> to get a better insight into our food and health care system.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 01:20:00 +0000 Ben Trefny 41499 at http://kalw.org Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: the lives of migrant workers Today on Your Call: How are farm workers organizing to claim their power? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-farm-workers-organizing-claim-their-power-0 <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll rebroadcast a conversation we had with Frank Bardacke, author of <em>Trampling Out the Vintage: Cesar Chavez and the Two Souls of the United Farm Workers.</em> We&rsquo;ll talk about the history of the UFW and how it&rsquo;s changed over the years. What can we learn from recent victories? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What issues are farm workers organizing around today?&nbsp; It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Mon, 28 May 2012 06:59:57 +0000 Malihe Razazan 11256 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are farm workers organizing to claim their power? Today on Your Call: How are farm workers organizing to claim their power? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-farm-workers-organizing-claim-their-power <p>On today&rsquo;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with Frank Bardacke, author of <em>Trampling Out the Vintage: Cesar Chavez and the Two Souls of the United Farm Workers</em>. We&rsquo;ll mark Cesar Chavez&rsquo;s upcoming birthday by talking about the history of the UFW and how it&rsquo;s changed over the years? What can we learn from recent victories? Join us at 10 or email <a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org">feedback@yourcallradio.org</a>. What issues are farm workers organizing around today? &nbsp;It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 07:12:15 +0000 Malihe Razazan 8119 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are farm workers organizing to claim their power?