Farmworkers deliver 5,000 letters to Kangaroo

  On September 3, 2012, farmworkers and allies delivered nearly 5,000 letters from consumers around the country to Kangaroo, calling on Kangaroo CEO Holman to visit the tobacco fields with FLOC.   Leonardo, who works in the tobacco fields, explained to the manager on duty what his job is like. “We have to work long …

Reynolds Campaign Breakthrough!

After 4 years, Reynolds agrees to meet with FLOC! Other major tobacco companies also agree to meet with FLOC and discuss farmworkers’ right to freedom of association In May, 2012, hundreds of farmworkers and allies gathered at Reynolds’ annual shareholders meeting to call on the company to meet with FLOC and discuss human rights abuses …