WorldCat Identities

United Farm Workers of America

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Works: 272 works in 322 publications in 2 languages and 3,805 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Periodicals  Newspapers  Sources  Pictorial works  Documentary films  Sponsored films  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Classifications: HD6509.C48, 363.7384
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The Wrath of grapes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents interviews with workers and farm owners on the use of pesticides on commercial grape orchards. Workers discuss the health problems involved in working in various pesticide environments
Conquering Goliath : Cesar Chavez at the beginning by Fred Ross ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No grapes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About deadly dangerous pesticides used on grapes fields and their consequences in the population and in the environment
El malcriado ( )
in English and Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strawberries the fruit of injustice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlines the history of the United Farm Workers of America and the role played by its founder, Cesar Chavez; describes working conditions in the nation's strawberry fields and the struggle to unionize that industry
Papers of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee, 1959-1970 by United Farm Workers Organizing Committee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collections of the United Farm Workers of America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Chartered by the AFL-CIO in 1960, AWOC conducted many strikes and campaigns over its seven years of organizing. The papers include minutes and research papers, as well as communications with organizers, politicians, public health officials, Filipino community organizations, the Community Service Organization, and other unions."--Gale/PSM Web site
Cesar E. Chavez celebration of life, March 31, 1927-April 23, 1993 by United Farm Workers of America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Footage from the public vigil and funeral of Cesar Chavez in Delano, California on April 28 and 29, 1993. Includes remarks made by various participants
La lucha ( )
in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viva la causa the story of César Chávez and a great movement for social justice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using historical footage and dramatic reenactments, this film focuses on one of the seminal events in the march for human rights -- the grape strike and boycott led by César Chávez and Dolores Huerta in the 1960s. Thousands of people from across the nation joined in a struggle for justice for the some of the most exploited people in the United States
Safe food and justice for all ( Visual )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1991 a UFW pesticide curriculum, Safe Food & Justice For All, was developed for teacher use. In this film, United Farm Workers former spokesman Cesar Chavez and others discuss the dangers and health hazards of five different pesticides currently used by California agriculture
California's broken promises : the laws on the books are not the laws in the fields : stories and photos of California farm workers in 2007 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viva la causa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the concept of union and community in action as illustrated by the farm worker movement led by Cesar Chavez as they organized to improve their lives. Explains that although some opposed their effort, it was gradually successful
Common man uncommon vision the Cesar Chavez story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A moving account of the vision, philosophy, and life of Cesar Chavez, a labor leader and founder of the United Farm Workers of America
Fighting for our lives the United Farm Workers' 1973 grape strike ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the circumstances, issues and events of the 1973 United Farm Workers strike against grape growers in California
Realizing Cesar Chavez's dream Realizando el Sueno de Cesar Chavez ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the life of Cesar Chavez and his fight to better the lives of the migrant farm workers in the United States
Fast for life : commemorative journal ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huelga a film ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the organizing that led to a 100-mile protest march of the migrant farm workers from Delano to Sacramento, California
Update: United Farmworkers of America A.F.L-C.I.O ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United Farm Workers

American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations United Farm Workers of America
UFW
Unión de Campesinos de América
Languages
English (73)
Spanish (11)
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