Health Action

Health Action Center Opening in Milan, Missouri

(Español mas abajo) As we all know,  there are currently thousands of Americans who have no access to health care, and this quandary is compounded for those living in rural areas. But for immigrants living in these areas, the situation … Continued

Immigration

Meatpacking workers ready for struggle in 2011

It has been about 30 years since the turkey plants began to open in the Iowa and other parts of the rural Midwest.  The location was ideal for corporations.  After breaking up the labor unions in places like Chicago and … Continued

Health

Leaders Work to Counter Harsh Realities of Meat Packing

It is very difficult to have a good understanding of the hands that feed us every day and the harsh reality that workers undergo daily in the meat packing industry. These are some of the hardest jobs in the food … Continued