Browse Collections (17 total)

CWA Activism: MedFly

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to spread of medfly infestation on California farms.

To learn more about the medfly…

CWA Activism: Grape Boycott

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to protest Von's for refusing to sell table grapes in their stores in 1989.

To learn more…

CWA Activism: Church & McDonald's

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to protest McDonald's corporation for siding with the UFW by nationally boycotting Church,…

CWA Activism: Proposition 135

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to prevent Proposition 135 from becoming law. Proposition 135 was introduced to the California…

CWA Activism: Proposition 128

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to prevent Proposition 128 from becoming law. Proposition 128, or "Big Green" was introduced…

CWA Activism: Proposition 14

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The items in this collection document the CWA's efforts to prevent Proposition 14 from becoming law. In 1976, the UFW sponsored Proposition 14, the…

CWA Activism

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One of the main goals of the CWA was to ensure that the interests of farmers were recognized. Therefore, CWA members attempted to represent the…

Youth

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The items in this collection document CWA's efforts to engage with teachers and youth to encourage youth to pursue careers in agricultural-realted…