Kennedys Join CIW in Fast for Fair Food
(2012-03-12) On Saturday, March 10, Ethel Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., and President of the RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights Kerry Kennedy joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) on the sixth day of their Fast for Fair Food. in Lakeland, Florida. Protesters and fasters were calling on Publix to recognize the rights of their workers who pick tomatoes. See media coverage below:
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