Central Floridians turned out or the March Against Monsanto targeting the biotechnology mega-corporation and its role in the propagation of genetically modified seeds.
The food on your dining table comes at a particularly high price, and we don't mean in dollars and cents; we mean in lives.
Cesar Chavez was the founder and leader of the United Farm Workers union. The UFW achieved the nation's first industry-wide farm labor contracts.
All over the country this weekend there were celebrations in honor of the 85th birthday of Cesar Chavez.
It's Cesar Chavez Day, proclaimed byPresident Obama and observed throughout the country on the 85th birth date of the late founder of the United Farm Workers union
The plaintiffs had sought a judgment to stop Monsanto from suing them for growing crops containing genes patented by the company.
The new partnership will boost family farms in Nebraska and ensure that measures are taken to humanely raise meat and other animal products.
"What we saw was never to be imagined: When the work day ends, farm workers - men, women, and children - returned to grim camps."
The U.S. Navy is expected to name a new military cargo ship after labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez this week in San Diego, California. But the news has sparked controversy from both those that support and oppose it.
Sixteen people on hunger strike, and supporters around the country, are continuing to push for passage of the DREAM Act.