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David Bacon

David Bacon

David Bacon's photographs and stories seek to capture the courage of people struggling for social and economic justice in the Philippines, Mexico, and the United States.

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David Bacon

The H-2A Farm Worker Program creates a pipeline of cheap, disposable labor. Read more

Magazine

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An estimated 40,000 to 50,000 marchers ventured out to show support for the resistance. Read more

Dispatches

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Migration poses challenging questions about who is a citizen. These photographs aim to help break the mold that keeps us from seeing this reality. Read more

Dispatches

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A growing movement is visible in the streets challenging Yakima’s old power relations. Read more

Magazine

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The movement has won the ability to meet with detainees inside the prison, been able to offer sanctuary, and found legal help for families. Read more

Magazine

In a recent survey of CA domestic workers, 76% work more than 45 hours a week, and 24-hour shifts are common. Read more

Magazine

By David Bacon "The products coming in from the U.S. had government support and subsidies. Mexicans couldn’t compete with that. People see migration as their only option to survive.” Read more

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Mexico tribunal takes up the plight of migrants made worse by NAFTA. Read more

Dispatches

By not asking the right questions, U.S. immigration policy is condemned to a kind of punitive venality, making rational political decisions virtually impossible. Read more

Dispatches

Seven hundred workers have died in factory fires in Bangladesh since 2005, including the 112 who burned to death or jumped to their deaths at the Tazreen factory on November 24th. Now hundreds more bodies are being pulled from the rubble of the R... Read more

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Seventy years ago this week, nothing moved in San Francisco for four days. Read more

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