Independent news has never been so important.

Did you know that you can get Democracy Now! delivered to your inbox every day? Sign up for our Daily News Digest today! Don't worry, we'll never share or sell your information.

New York: Farmworkers Complete 200-Mile March to State Capital

HeadlineJun 02, 2016

And here in New York, farmworkers have completed a 200-mile-long march from Long Island to the state capital Albany to demand equal protection under labor laws. The workers converged on the state Capitol to rally support for a bill that would mandate overtime pay, union rights and one day of rest each week.

The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation