Sep. 14, 2012
Migrant farmworkers are among the most exploited in the United States. The Coalition of Immokalee Workers, based in the heart of Florida’s tomato-growing region, has been at the forefront of the effort to improve working conditions for farm laborers. Their Fair Food Campaign has effectively targeted large food retailers like Subway, McDonalds and Whole Foods to be more accountable. Then, Milos Stehlik weighs in on “Innocence of Muslims,” the anti-Islamic film that has led to protests which are sweeping across the Middle East. And, Global citizen Nari Safavi helps listeners plan their international weekend – this weekend it’s time for some Irish theatre and a Native-American powwow.