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Protesters Gather in Mcallen To Support Florida Farm Workers

From KRGV.com, Rio Grande Valley, “Protesters Gather in Mcallen To Support Florida Farm Workers,” 27 Mar 2011.

MCALLEN [TX]–Protesters here in the Valley were out to show support for farm workers in Florida. They say the people picking tomatoes in one region of Florida have not received a pay raise in thirty years. Several of the protesters claimed to be the sons and daughters of migrant farm workers and they feel the workers deserver more respect. The group said they will continue to fight for migrant worker rights and are already planning the next rally.

Read at: KRGV.com, Rio Grande Valley, “Protesters Gather in Mcallen To Support Florida Farm Workers,” 27 Mar 2011.

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