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THERE'S SOMETHING ROTTEN IN THE U.S. TOMATO INDUSTRY - TAKE ACTION!


Business  (tags: abuse, americans, ethics, slavery )

Teresa
- 590 days ago - e-activist.com
Florida's tomato farms supply 50% of all U.S. fresh tomatoes but have also been called America's 'ground zero for slavery.' Countless workers held against their will, threatened with violence and forced to haul hundreds of heavy tomato buckets a day.



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Nicole W. (644)
Friday May 10, 2013, 3:56 am
signed and shared, thank you Teresa
 

Dorota Wisniewska (17)
Friday May 10, 2013, 3:58 am
signed and shared
 

Pamela W. (75)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:02 am
Noted and signed !! Thanks Teresa for the forward !! ..... I grow my own ( Yummy ) but not everyone is lucky enough to have a garden to do that !!!!
 

. (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:13 am
Already signed, noted - thank you Teresa
 

Birgit W. (152)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:31 am
Signed, thank you Teresa.
 

Cher Away Moving (1470)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:36 am

already got this!! thnx!!

 

Carol H. (229)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:38 am
already signed, noted
 

jeanne schreurs (204)
Friday May 10, 2013, 5:20 am
Already post this item and signed.
 

Anna Undebeck (205)
Friday May 10, 2013, 6:04 am
Noted, signed and shared. Thank you Teresa!
 

Alexandra Rodda (177)
Friday May 10, 2013, 6:15 am
Could not sign as not American. Ti is outrageous what people will do for profit!
 

Beth FS (149)
Friday May 10, 2013, 6:49 am
Signed, tweeted and noted as well, thanks Teresa, and thanks for the card too :)
 

Jo SICK (531)
Friday May 10, 2013, 7:47 am
Thanks for the forward, Teresa.
Noted, signed & shared.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 7:51 am
Signed and shared on FB, thanks Teresa.
 

Karen Avery (118)
Friday May 10, 2013, 8:13 am
signed!
 

Ruth L. (310)
Friday May 10, 2013, 8:51 am
Signed & noted. Thanks Teresa
 

Gene Jacobson (255)
Friday May 10, 2013, 8:53 am
S&N. And my guess is this is not the only such thing by far!
 

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Friday May 10, 2013, 9:04 am
Signed, thanks.
 

Danny M. (90)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:05 am
Already signed. Thank you, Teresa!
 

Effie Ligon (57)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:10 am
Signed, thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:26 am
Thank you for taking action
zrobione Teresko dzieki zycze milego dnia:))
 

Natasha Salgado (578)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:36 am
Done! Thx Teresa.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:58 am
S&N!!!TA!!!
 

Kerstin Strobl (370)
Friday May 10, 2013, 10:00 am
signed, thank you Teresa
 

New G. (8)
Friday May 10, 2013, 11:56 am
Thank you.
 

Paulett Simunich (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 2:29 pm
Thank you Teresa ! This will be the nudge that Publix needs.
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Friday May 10, 2013, 3:08 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Teresa.
 

Konstantin Trubin (554)
Friday May 10, 2013, 3:17 pm
Signed, thanks.
 

Edwin M. (356)
Friday May 10, 2013, 4:04 pm
Signed, thank you Teresa
 

Ruth R. (216)
Friday May 10, 2013, 5:15 pm
Signed second time and now better sign a third -- to make sure that it counts.
 

Dori C. (17)
Friday May 10, 2013, 5:47 pm
s/n
 

James W. (268)
Friday May 10, 2013, 7:55 pm
THANK YOU FOR TAKING ACTION.
 

Rosemary Rannes (640)
Friday May 10, 2013, 8:56 pm
Signed & posted to Twitter. Thank you Teresa. I really liked the photo image on your ecard - mountain and moon in Montana.
 

Stuart Thomas (519)
Friday May 10, 2013, 10:17 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted. Thank you, Teresa.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 12:44 am
Petition signed Thanks Teresa
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 6:16 am
Done..Thanks
 

monka blanke (82)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 11:52 am
signed & noted, thanks.
 

Christeen Anderson (550)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 12:31 pm
Signed.
 

Gloria Morotti (1)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 11:06 pm
Signed. Thanks.
 

Esther Z. (96)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 7:59 am
Noted and already signed.
 

linda newman (3372)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 6:57 pm
signed
 

Herbert E. (10)
Monday May 13, 2013, 1:58 am
I always thought slavery was abolished in the us. Petition signed.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:01 am
Signed and noted, thanks.
 

Patricia R. (12)
Monday May 13, 2013, 7:24 am
gracias!
 

Vita Pagh (38)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:06 pm
Signed and sadly noted!...Thank you.
 

Charlie Rush (65)
Monday May 13, 2013, 5:39 pm
Wouldn't it be fantastic to hear about an industry, that wasn't rotten or had some morals?
 

Melania Padilla (185)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 11:00 am
Signed
 

J. G. (53)
Friday May 24, 2013, 12:06 am
Signing now
 

alicia m. (100)
Saturday June 1, 2013, 1:51 am
noted, ssigned, shared, gracias
 

Andrea Nemec (217)
Monday June 24, 2013, 3:52 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Monday July 1, 2013, 7:07 am
So signed!!!!! Thanks Teresa and thanks to "Slavery Today" for forwarding in the group
 

Emma S. (228)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 3:19 am
Done! Thanks, Teresa.
 

Debbie Crowe (78)
Friday July 5, 2013, 1:28 am
Signed & shared on Facebook and in e-mails!

I never heard of Publix, but I hope they get their act together!
 
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