"Nearly 60 farmworkers from a rural Washington state community just
outside of Seattle said they were stranded with no way to get home last
week after refusing to work for less than minimum wage." - KIMA-TV, Nov. 7, 2011 .
"Hundreds of thousands of women and girls working on the nation’s farms
and in packing houses face the threat of sexual violence and harassment,
according to a report released on Wednesday by Human Rights Watch. Human
Rights Watch recently...