The chemical’s especially dangerous for babies and small children because it can have lasting neurological effects. Chlorpyrifos can blow from orchards into nearby houses; parents who work in orchards can transport the chemical home on their clothes and in their cars; and chlorpyrifos can make its way into developing fetuses through umbilical cord blood. Read More
Independent Lens Presents “Dolores” on KTNW-TV One of the most important, yet least known, activists of our time, Dolores Huerta was an equal partner in founding the first farm workers union with César Chávez. Fighting for racial and labor justice, Huerta evolved into one of the most defiant feminists of the 20th century and she continues… Read More
Reviving the Past Ben Harlow rescued a 1948 Gibson tractor from a neighbor’s overgrown field, took it apart and put it back together again. Ben’s tractor could probably win awards at shows but he prefers to use it as intended, in the field. Full Transcript [Announcer] Throughout the inland Northwest, there are people like Ben… Read More
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