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Grapes of Wrath by the Undercover Research Team
carries onto another summer, Listen Magazine now turns to a real person of this struggle, the farmer. Marina Jalos*, a grape picker for the Giumarra Vineyard Corporation and a single mother of two, of Modesto, CA tells Listen her life in the field.
She, herself, has never met Cesar Chavez, in head of the UFWOC (United Farm Workers Organization Committee) who is struggling to create a uniformed union amongst farmers, however she is very well informed on the changes farmers may look forward to. She hopes that her interview will change views across the nation on whether to participate in the Great Grape Boycott
Jalos tells us that besides the harsh working treatments and low pay, it hurts to see her children exposed to all the pesticides on the fields. The average pay of these hard laborers is just a few dollars a day. Jalos, last year, e
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Jim Crow, Jalos, Cesar Chavez, Marina Jalos*, Marina, Ferguson, Ricardo, Hu Chi,
Organizations mentioned in this report
Listen Magazine, Undercover Research Team, Topeka Board of Education, Undercover Team, United Farm Workers Organization Committee, Supreme Court, UFWOC,
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Companies talked about in this research material
Giumarra Vineyard Corporation,
Keywords mentioned in this research material
Jim Crow, Grape Boycott, Great Grape, Jim Crow laws, grape, low pay, United Farm Workers, separate but equal, Cesar Chavez, racial segregation,