Food Justice

Raise wages for workers on May 15!

Fast food workers are putting it all on the line today to fight for fair wages. Workers in 150 cities in the U.S. and across the world will participate in a one-day strike for a $15 hourly wage and the … Continued


Food Safety Compromised by Poor Regulation and Working Conditions

Metal fragments in your Frosted Mini Wheats?  Salmonella in your organic peanut butter?  That’s just par for the course in modern day food production.  In the past two weeks alone, the FDA has recalled 44 foods for not meeting safety … Continued

Cultivating Justice, Transparency & Partnership – Coalition of Immokalee Workers Chicago Action!

Highlighting Chipotle’s refusal to commit to farmworker rights, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and allies are organizing a series of creative actions to take place during Chipotle Mexican Grill’s “Cultivate Festival” in Lincoln Park — a celebration of Chipotle’s self-proclaimed … Continued

Food + Justice = Democracy

On September 24-26, the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, IATP, will hold its Food + Justice = Democracy national meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  With its long history as one of the nation’s premiere agricultural policy and research organization, ITAP … Continued

Groundbreaking Report on Food Chain Workers Released Today

Today, the Food Chain Workers Alliance released a new report, The Hands That Feed Us: Challenges and Opportunities for Workers Along the Food Chain. The report details “the state of the food chain worker,” captures the experiences of workers, and … Continued