Fighting for Our Lives and The Wrath of Grapes
The United Farmworkers Union Presents:
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of toxic pesticides are sprayed on the fruit we eat. The health consequences for those who harvest the fruit have been devastating. "The Wrath of Grapes" explores many cases of exposure to these chemicals and the results in human and economic terms from those who harvest and eat fruit. Cesar Chavez and United farm Workers have been leading the fight for safe working enviornments and fair wages for farm workers in the southwest for over twenty years. "Fighting For Our Lives" outlines the history of the United Farm Workers and the condition out of which the union has grown.
Part 1: Fighting for Our Lives: The United Farmworkers 1973 Grape Strike
Part 2: The Wrath of Grapes
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