Child Migrant Farmers in the United States: A Quest for a Better Life

A review by Arturo Conde
Spring 2012 NACLA Report on the Americas

“U. Robert Romano’s 2011 documentary The Harvest (La Cosecha) reminds us of the human cost of what we eat. ‘In some countries, children work 14 hours a day, seven days a week,’ he explains in the film. ‘In some countries, children 12 and younger pick crops. The United States of America is one of those countries.’”

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Monday, March 19th, 2012 Farmworker Rights



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