When: Thu., Nov. 5, 7-9:30 p.m. 2015
The Coalition of Immokalee Workers is embarking on a North Carolina Publix Truth Tour – and they’re making a stop in Charlotte! Food Chains focuses on a highly lauded group of tomato pickers from Southern Florida – the Coalition of Immokalee Workers or CIW – who are revolutionizing farm labor. Their story is one of hope and promise for the triumph of morality over corporate greed – to ensure a dignified life for farm workers and a more humane, transparent food chain. The films follows as they battle the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program.