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Newsletter 167: Shocked, heartbroken, and in solidarity

Newsletter 167: Shocked, heartbroken, and in solidarity (November 9th 2016) Shocked, heartbroken, and in solidarity We are shocked and heartbroken. We have stacked some of the most important elected leadership positions in this country with officials who speak against not for the most marginalized people in our communities. Officials who deny climate change as both […]

Newsletter 166: Time for Justice in the Fields!

Newsletter 163: Time for Justice in the Fields! Time for Justice in the Fields! (October 25th 2016) Justice in the Fields — New Report Evaluates Fair Labor Claims of Seven Certifications Farmworkers are an essential part of our food system, yet one that remains unseen. They work long, hard days, handling dangerous equipment and chemicals […]

Newsletter 165: Time for Jobs with Dignity for All!

Newsletter 165: Time for Jobs with Dignity for All! Time for Jobs with Dignity for All! (October 5th 2016) Issue 13 of For A Better World is here! This issue looks at the role of dignified work in a just economy. Here in the U.S. the movement to Raise the Wage & guarantee fair pay […]

Newsletter 163: Three Things You Can Do for Healthy, Sustainable Food

Newsletter 163: Prioritize Food Policy, Stop the TPP and a Vision for Trade Justice… Three Things You Can Do for Healthy, Sustainable Food (August 30th 2016) Elected Officials Must Prioritize Food Policy: Throughout this election season, we have heard a lot about the presidential candidates. We’ve heard a lot about emails, national security, character traits, […]

Newsletter 162: Farmers Feed the World-Will You Stand with Them?

Newsletter: Farmers Feed the World-Will You Stand with Them? (August 4th 2016) Tell President Obama to Support Small-Scale Farmers! The global consensus is growing: small-scale farmers can feed the world and cool the planet! During last year’s United Nations talks on climate change, the French government made history with a proposal putting forward regenerative farming […]

Newsletter 161: Seven Years is Too Long, It’s Time for a Raise!

Raise the Minimum Wage

Newsletter: Local governments are taking the lead raising the wage; The High Cost of Cheap Palm Oil – watch this new video from RAN, and Tell the President: We Want to Know What’s In Our Food… Seven Years is Too Long, It’s Time for a Raise! (July 14th 2016) Need a raise? You’re not alone! […]

Newsletter 160: Say it Loud: Stop the TPP!

The Fair Trade Story

Newsletter: The TPP is nothing short of a corporate takeover of our democracy. Lobbyists want to sneak the TPP through Congress quietly; that means it’s time for us to get loud… Say it Loud: Stop the TPP! (June 30th 2016) Making Better Lunches for Everyone Each meal you make is a vote for the food […]

Newsletter 159: We Deserve Better!

Newsletter: The TPP Doesn’t Work for Most of Us and We Deserve Better! Update on Farmworker Support, and Congratulations to Our Winners! We Deserve Better! (June 8thth 2016) The TPP Doesn’t Work for Most of Us and We Deserve Better! The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is expected to bring a net, but marginal, boost to the […]

Newsletter 158: If we want berries, we need farmworkers! Action needed today!

Newsletter: Berry season is approaching in many parts of the United States. Driscoll’s has not helped farmworkers secure a fair contract, despite repeatedly committing to uphold the right to freedom of association and collective bargaining. If we want berries, we need farmworkers! Action needed today! (May 19th 2016) Berry season is approaching in many parts […]

Newsletter 157: Poultry processors denied bathroom breaks!

The Fair Trade Story

Newsletter: Tell Tyson to be fair to Workers, celebrate World Fair Trade Day, nominate the place you live, solidarity with Ecuador in wake of earthquake, and human rights leader Victor Diaz is released… Poultry processors denied bathroom breaks! (May 5th 2016) Tell Tyson to Be Fair to Workers! Tyson controls a huge portion of the […]