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Pesticidas utilizados por los productores. Los productores, las corporaciones y los ricos presionaron para evitar que se aprobaran las regulaciones. La influencia y el dinero fueron uno de los obstáculos contra los que lucharon los trabajadores agrícolas, el sindicato y los consumidores para regular los productos químicos. A continuación, se encuentran varias cartas al editor. Se centran en los contratantes sindicales de los camioneros, mostrando su agradecimiento a los escritores y al personal de El Malcriado, destacando a César Chávez y los esfuerzos de los sindicatos, describiendo sus luchas económicas y, por último, un poema dedicado a César Chávez. (Eng): Pesticides were used by growers. Growers, corporations, and the wealthy lobbied to prevent regulations from being passed. Influence and money were one of the obstacles that farm workers, the union and consumers fought against to regulate harmful chemicals. Below are several letters to the editor. They focused on Teamsters’ union labor contracts, showing their gratitude to El Malcriado writers and staff, highlighting Cesar Chavez and the unions efforts, describing their economic struggles, and lastly a poem dedicated to Cesar Chavez was included.


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Arrogancia de los Ranchero & Letters to the Editor: Ranchers Arrogance y Cartas para el Editor



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