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Food Chains

On Nov. 21st, this movie about the experience of farm workers in Florida opened in theaters across the nation. “In this exposé, an intrepid group of Florida farm workers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for [tomato] farm laborers in the United States.” –YAYA Justice for Farm Workers

View the trailer below!

 

Obama’s Executive Action

President Obama’s executive actions has made a lot of news lately. If you are wondering what he did or how this will affect migrant families, click here!

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 ringing-red-telephone-hiAction Alerts!

Stay informed about current issues regarding social justice, peace, non-violence, the environment and more! Learn about ways to take action and work for justice!

Also visit our other Action Alert pages about:

Immigration

Human Trafficking

The Death Penalty

Franciscans for Justice is a joint project of the O.F.M. Franciscan Friars of the St. Barbara Province and the Our Lady of Guadalupe Province. Franciscan Friars are a Roman Catholic religious community called and committed to live the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the prophetic spirit of St. Francis of Assisi. We work with others to promote justice, peace and care for creation, in our times.