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These Foreign Workers Say They Were Told to Pick Blueberries Unless They Were on Their "Death Bed"


Business  (tags: agriculture, food, workers, abuse )

Freya
- 136 days ago - motherjones.com
A lawsuit alleges that a Washington berry giant used "a pattern of threats and intimidation" to manage its guest workers.



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Animae C (514)
Wednesday February 7, 2018, 5:38 pm
Slave trade!
Shared.

TY F.
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday February 7, 2018, 8:27 pm
Hope they win big against this berry giant. Thanks Freya
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday February 7, 2018, 9:50 pm
Shared news article over social media to raise and spread awareness.
 

Peggy B (43)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 6:05 am
TYFS
 

John B (185)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 8:46 am
Thanks Freya for sharing the link to the article by Kanyakrit Vongkiatkajorn. I wish the worker well in the lawsuit.
Post noted.
 

Anne K (139)
Thursday February 8, 2018, 4:09 pm
Thanks, Freya.
 

Maria Papastamatiou (4)
Saturday February 17, 2018, 11:03 am
For shame! Thanks for posting.
 
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