Episode 46

Working Yourself to Death

August 16, 2016
  • Economy & Public Budgets
  • Social Issues
  • Jobs & Workers
  • Immigration
  • Labor

Professor Sarah Horton outlines why so many farmworkers face illness - and even death - on the job. Poor regulation, harsh labor practices, and economic pressures push them to work without shade, water, or breaks and discourage them from speaking up.

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