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Farmworkers on the Front Line with CATA - Shared screen with speaker view
Anna Muhammad
29:39
Good Afternoon! From Springfield,MA
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
30:02
Welcome Everyone! Feel free to share your name + pronouns as well as where you’re located, in the chat!We will be starting at 4:05pm. Take this time to grab a drink or snack and get settled.
Tania Taranovski (she/her)
30:07
Hello! Tania from FINE, zooming in from Braintree, MA
mallorycerkleski
30:49
Mallory she/her/hers, Bra, Italy!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
30:52
Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9G0vhJDFJ0w
Tania Taranovski, FINE (she/her)
31:07
Love the music
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
33:11
Check out the Access Cooperative at: https://accessne.coop/
Allison M. Wainer
33:38
Allie Wainer, she/her, Somerville, MA
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
33:43
Spanish interpretation is available. You can press the globe at the bottom of the screen to get Spanish. Closed captioning is also available. You can press the CC button on the bottom of the screen.Hay interpretación en español disponible. Puede presionar el globo terráqueo en la parte inferior de la pantalla para obtener español. También se encuentran disponibles subtítulos. Puede presionar el botón CC en la parte inferior de la pantalla.
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
34:46
Hay interpretación en español disponible. Puede presionar el globo terráqueo en la parte inferior de la pantalla para obtener español. También se encuentran disponibles subtítulos. Puede presionar el botón CC en la parte inferior de la pantalla.
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
37:36
Find out which Indigenous land you are on here: https://native-land.ca/
Lindsay's iPhone
38:27
Also in Philly on colonized Lenni Lenape land
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
38:42
Donate to NEFOC here: https://nefoclandtrust.org/reciprocity
Tania Taranovski, FINE (she/her)
38:53
Braintree is colonized land of the Neponset Band of the Massachusett people
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
39:57
Good afternoon everyone! Tracy from NESAWG, on unceded Munsee-Lenape land in the Hudson Valley of NY.
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
44:20
“Should I ask my question?” infographic: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DglRV6bUEAIO8ZZ.png
Kendra (she/her) | CATA
44:36
Adding I am Kendra from CATA, and our office in Glasssboro is on the unceded territory of the Lenni-Lenape.
Kendra (she/her) | CATA
45:50
Woo!! Beautiful powerful work!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
47:19
Support NESAWG by donating today! Donate here: http://www.nesawg.org/donate
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
48:21
Thanks for donating!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
49:03
Check out the Access Cooperative at: https://accessne.coop/
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
50:15
Hay interpretación en español disponible. Puede presionar el globo terráqueo en la parte inferior de la pantalla para obtener español. También se encuentran disponibles subtítulos. Puede presionar el botón CC en la parte inferior de la pantalla.
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
51:36
Thanks Ulum!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
52:47
Check out CATA: https://www.cata-farmworkers.org/
Janine Edmée Hakim
54:42
Sorry...having an internet connection issue...wil try to sign back in
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
56:13
Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9G0vhJDFJ0w
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
58:30
https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1N78NZbYLvc-UF6lJ8bWaxmWEqR0g1_Yb16rFQKgIifc/edit#slide=id.p
Kendra (she/her) | CATA
01:00:59
And maybe if we want to read the quote from Blain so Ulum can share that in Spanish?
Malaika Gilpin
01:01:21
2020 Pandemic
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:01:30
Great Migration
Ulum Ahtohil
01:01:30
Use google translate for having bilingual responses, usar el google translate para tenerlos bilingues
Harry McKeldin Huntley
01:01:54
The green revolution
elizabethmanesruhl
01:02:25
railroad systems
Lindsay's iPhone
01:03:08
Endless cycle of inviting immigrant workers to provide cheap labour and then demonizing them when they start to challenge their exploitation.
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:03:09
The farm crisis
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:03:27
suburbanization
Elizabeth Henderson
01:04:07
The coming together if Philipino and Chicano farmworkers in the UFW
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:05:11
World War 2
Maricruz Barba Gonzalez
01:09:29
About the English Enclosures and more... from Silvia Federici:https://anacgalvis.files.wordpress.com/2016/01/caliban-and-the-witch.pdf
Malaika Gilpin
01:12:38
Thanks Maricruz
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:12:58
Some of you may have met Cruz at the Philadelphia NESAWG conference a few years ago!
Maricruz Barba Gonzalez
01:14:01
Welcome =) here is also in Spanish:https://www.traficantes.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/Caliban%20y%20la%20bruja-TdS.pdf
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:18:31
This is a video that Edgar made about the Farmworker Caravan last year:
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:18:32
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm0qW6MwcYU&t=1s
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:19:02
Esto es un video que Edgar hizo acerca de la Caravana para Agradecer a Trabajadores Agricolas: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm0qW6MwcYU&t=1s
Malaika Gilpin
01:20:04
Thanks for sharing Jessica. I look forward to watching that video! Thank you making this Edgar.
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:21:43
And folks were also worried about getting kicked out of their housing since their housing was also on the farm.
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:38:40
All of these links we will be sharing in an email after the webinar :)
Elizabeth Henderson
01:39:23
The Farm Workforce Modernization Act has been touted as a solution for undocumented farmworkers. Why don't you support that bill?
Ulum Ahtohil
01:41:30
can you slow down
Kendra (she/her) | CATA
01:42:07
That is a great question, Elizabeth! Meghan will definitely get to the Farm Workforce Modernization Act... :)
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:45:41
This is our statement about FWMA
Jessica Culley, she/her/ella, CATA
01:45:42
https://www.cata-farmworkers.org/post/cata-statement-on-the-proposed-farm-workforce-modernization-act-h-r-5038
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:48:34
We will def share all these resources with folks after the webinar!
Elizabeth Henderson
01:48:35
It might help if everyone on the call contacted Senators Gillibrand' and Booker, asking them to oppose the FWMA!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:49:07
Thanks CATA for the presentation!
Harry McKeldin Huntley
01:49:37
It was fantastic to hear from Edgar about his personal experiences. Thank you all!
mallorycerkleski
01:49:41
Thank you so much!! I am curious about how you have seen specifically food security/food justice/food sov has been affected by covid for farm workers
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:49:44
How supportive of farmworkers are the three Secretaries of Agriculture in the states you work in?
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:50:04
Redding, Fisher, and whomever it is from MD?
Elizabeth Henderson
01:50:20
Is there any union organizing going on among farmworkers in NJ and PA?
mallorycerkleski
01:51:57
…..so ridiculous
Douglas Jackson-Smith
01:53:07
Great presentation - I really appreciated hearing firsthand about your important work and the ways in which farmworkers were affected by COVID.
Elizabeth Henderson
01:53:18
CATA - your work is so important! Thank you and thanks to NESAWG for featuring CATA!
Douglas Jackson-Smith
01:53:57
I'm curious (on a different note) whether there has been any discussion in your circles about the potential impacts (good and bad) of automation and robotics in specialty crop production on farmworkers?
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:54:05
Does she want to bring her youth to the NESAWG conference?!?
mallorycerkleski
01:55:32
Thank you so much for all of your energy and guidance and knowledge! I have to hop off because its now very late in Italy….. thanks again. Hope to see you soon.
Tracy (she/her) | NESAWG
01:56:11
Amazing and difficult work that CATA does - thank you so much!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:56:14
Contact info for CATA:-Jessica CulleyGeneral Coordinator of CATA- The Farmworkers' Support Committeejculley@cata-farmworkers.org-Edgar Aquino-HuertaFarmworker Organizer at CATA- The Farmworkers' Support Committeeeaquinohuerta@cata-farmworkers.org-Meghan HurleyPolicy and Advocacy Organizer of CATA- The Farmworkers' Support Committeemhurley@cata-farmworkers.org-Kendra PratFarmworker Organizer at CATA- The Farmworkers' Support Committeekprat@cata-farmworkers.orgYou can donate to CATA here: https://www.cata-farmworkers.org/ways-to-give!
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:57:04
Lots of good resources
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:57:35
Post Webinar Survey: https://forms.gle/teeuV3JFMFVzPVyA7
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:58:20
Read more about our conference here: https://nesawg.org/conferenceSubmit an RFP here: https://nesawg.org/RFP-2021
Shea (she/her) | NESAWG
01:59:09
Thanks!!