Clinton, North Carolina<br />
September 2011<br />
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Workers wait patiently for their weekly paychecks which average from 390 to 450  dollars a week. On average pickers work 6 day a week and 12 hours a day. On September 18, FLOC members, community leaders, and activists came together for a rally to officially release a report and call on the tobacco industry to take action to end human rights abuses in their supply chain.

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Migrant Worker in the USA
Clinton, North Carolina
September 2011

Workers wait patiently for their weekly paychecks which average from 390 to 450 dollars a week. On average pickers work 6 day a week and 12 hours a day. On September 18, FLOC members, community leaders, and activists came together for a rally to officially release a report and call on the tobacco industry to take action to end human rights abuses in their supply chain.

Filename: Migrant-Workers-010.JPG
Photographer: Facing Change: Documenting America
Source: Carlos Javier Ortiz ©
Date 16 Sep 2011
Location: Clinton North Carolina USA
Credit: Carlos Javier Ortiz ©
Copyright: Carlos Javier Ortiz 2011
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