Farmworkers March For Justice04/15/10 Robert Lorei
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Good afternoon, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Robert Lorei. A caravan of farm workers from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) – and hundreds of consumers from across the country will march for three days from Tampa to Lakeland on April 16-18 to demand that Publix join a growing partnership among farm workers, Florida tomato growers, and retail food giants aimed at ending decades of farm labor abuse in Florida. The march will culminate on Sunday afternoon, April 18, with a public concert and rally at Munn Park in Lakeland, near the corporate headquarters of Publix Supermarkets, Inc. I'm joined now by an organizer of the march- Marc Rodriguez is with the Student-Farmworker Alliance.