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2016

Organization questions changes in Mexico-Canada affairs

The Okanagan’s most dependable workers arrive for another season

Serious overhaul needed to address multiple human rights issues

Migrant workers facing barriers in South Okanagan

Okanagan migrant justice group wants equality for migrant workers

2015

Harvesting a movement: BC’s migrant farm workers

Open letter in response to missing Mexican migrant workers article

Kelowna media and RCMP actions called ‘overtly racist’ by coalition group

Missing worker mystery stirs up controversy

Migrant agricultural workers in Vernon treated like criminals, group claims

Temporary foreign workers forced out of workforce by ‘4 in and 4 out’ rule: advocate

2014

International migrants day: Canada’s exclusionary immigration practices have got to go!

BC apology to Chinese community highlights ongoing racism towards migrant workers

Fresh fruit, forgotten labour: What about migrant farmworkers?

Fruits of labour: Migrant farmworkers in the Okanagan Valley

Mexican consulate examining treatment of seasonal workers

2013

Working through the language

Canadian farms importing their workers

New non-profit to advocate for migrant workers

 

Scholarly articles

Tedesco, D. (2015). Begin again, return again: The transition narratives and political continuities of urban globalization. International Political Sociology, vol. 9, no. 1, 106-109.

Hjalmarson, E., Bunn, R., Cohen, A., Terbasket, E., & Gahman, L. (2015). Race, food, and borders: Situating migrant struggle in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, vol. 4, no. 4, 77-82.