Essential Workers Are Being Treated as Expendable
Farmworkers risk their lives so Americans can eat, but they receive little protection from the virus.
I wrote about the farmworkers keeping us fed during a pandemic—most of them with no hazard pay, no masks & definitely no gov't check. Photos by
"Farmworkers in the U.S. were struggling long before the COVID-19 crisis, and the pandemic has heightened the paradoxes of their lives,"
photographs the daily lives of farmworkers during the pandemic
Alexis C. Madrigal
An important story on farm workers, COVID, and how immigration policy really works here in the US.