Health Action Center Opening in Milan, Missouri

(Español mas abajo) As we all know,  there are currently thousands of Americans who have no access to health care, and this quandary is compounded for those living in rural areas. But for immigrants living in these areas, the situation … Continued

Food Justice

Our Dinner Tables and the Cost of Human Lives (en Español tambien)

(Español mas abajo) Frighteningly, the cases of workers dying while harvesting or processing the food we consume on daily basis in this country are frighteningly frequent. Though they are exposed to different threats and dangers across their respective industries of … Continued

Mejor venado que jamon

En el estacionamiento de una tienda de comida me encuentro Bill, quien regresaba de ir de caza.  En la parte trasera de su camioneta, cargaba un gran venado con unos preciosos cuernos.  Con curiosidad le pregunte, “Que haría con ese … Continued

News

Mineros Rescatados

El 5 de agosto del 2010 el trágico accidente en la mina  “San José” conmociono a la republica de Chile. 33 mineros fueron sepultados a más de 700 metros bajo cientos de toneladas de rocas. Después de 17 días la … Continued

Health

Low Wage Workers Fired for Injuries on the Job

Day after day, I converse with workers and hear about issues that affect their health and safety, which include injuries and accidents in the workplace.  There have been several workers, especially immigrants, who have told me their personal stories. Today … Continued