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Factsheet on the H-2A Temporary Foreign Agricultural Worker Program (Feb. 2020)
Factsheet explaining the H-2A temporary foreign agricultural worker program, a flawed scheme that permits agricultural employers who anticipate a labor shortage … Read more Factsheet on the H-2A Temporary Foreign Agricultural Worker Program (Feb. 2020)
FJ Comments on Proposed H-2A Rulemaking (2019)
Comments submitted to the U.S. Department of Labor by Farmworker Justice and 41 other organizations on the H-2A temporary visa program.
FJ H-2A Model Comments -9-22-19
Template comments that can be used for the 2019 NPRM on the H-2A program
Template H-2A Comments on 2019 Proposed Rule (Immigration Focused)
This shorter H-2A comment template is for use by immigration organizations.
FJ Fact Sheet on the 2019 H-2A Rulemaking
Farmworker Justice summary of the July 2019 proposed rulemaking on the H-2A temporary visa program. Comments are due September 24, … Read more FJ Fact Sheet on the 2019 H-2A Rulemaking
Fact Sheet on Proposed H-2A Rulemaking
Fact sheet detailing some of the main changes proposed to the H-2A temporary agricultural worker visa program by the DOL in 2019.
No Way to Treat a Guest: Why the H-2A Agricultural Visa Program Fails U.S. and Foreign Workers
This report is based on interviews with current and former H-2A workers and documents the human toll of a system … Read more No Way to Treat a Guest: Why the H-2A Agricultural Visa Program Fails U.S. and Foreign Workers
Picked Apart: The Hidden Struggles of Migrant Worker Women in the Maryland Crab Industry
American University's Washington College of Law and the Centro de los Derechos del Migrante (Center for Migrant Rights) report on … Read more Picked Apart: The Hidden Struggles of Migrant Worker Women in the Maryland Crab Industry
Immigration & Labor
- Bracero Program (1942-1964)
- Current Guestworker Programs
- Immigration Enforcement and DACA
- International Labor Issues
- Labor Rights for Farmworkers
- Legislative Proposals on Agricultural Workers
- Farmworker Health Issues
- Healthcare Access
- Occupational and Environmental Health