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The images/articles included may be difficult to see/read. They depict farm workers arrests and horrifying living conditions. It is important to acknowledge the unjust laws and cruel treatment that farm workers faced. In the state of Florida there was a illogical law that prohibited farm workers from having any visitors including visits from their lawyers.
Florida Law, equality, police brutality, Belle Glade, Florida, strike, tear-gas, farm workers, peach growers, Cohen, migrants, tragedy, Homestead, Florida, David Russell, James Lewis, HOmestead housing Authority, children, shack, living conditions, inhuman treatment
El Malcriado Newspaper Collection
Archives & Special Collections of California State University, Monterey Bay
"Equality Under the Law in Florida, Cops Tear-Gas, & Florida Migrants Stunned by Tragedy: Equality Under the Law in Florida, Cops Tear-Gas, & Florida Migrants Stunned by Tragedy" (1969). Subjects. 80.