17 2015

Food Chains: The Revolution in America’s Fields film screening

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

St. Petersburg Public Library Main Branch Auditorium 3745 9th Avenue North
St. Petesrburg, FL 33713
(727) 893-7724

Contact Erin Blankenship
727-820-0100 x271

The Florida Holocaust Museum in partnership with The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) presents the film “Food Chains: The Revolution in America’s Fields,” about the farm workers in Immokalee, Fla., who launched a hunger strike at the headquarters of Publix supermarkets to protest poor wages and working conditions. Followed by a short discussion with the CIW.

The program is part of the Museum’s Genocide and Human Rights Awareness Movement. It is sponsored by the Leif Nissen Foundation.

Refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.