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Ozomatli, La Santa Cecilia Rock Out for Farmworkers' Rights, Students Declare Nationwide Boycott...

Ozomatli, La Santa Cecilia Rock Out for Farmworkers' Rights, Students Declare Nationwide Boycott...

You might want to think twice if you're planning on sinking your teeth into a Wendy's burger, for its ethics might leave a bad taste in your mouth. This past weekend, thousands of students from around the country rocked out and rallied together in St. Petersburg, Florida at the Coalition of Immokalee Workers' Concert for Fair Food. Determined to be heard and get their point across, the Student/Farmworker Alliance (SFA) also used the stage as their platform to declare a nationwide student boycott of fast-food chain Wendy's. The concert, which featured Grammy-winning artists Ozomatli and La Santa Cecilia as well as Son Solidario and Ruby Velle & the Soulphonics, was "the latest development in a two-year campaign calling on Wendy's to help eliminate farmworker poverty and abuse through the Fair Food Program (FFP)." "We are proud to be part of the Concert for Fair Food in supp...

Full article: http://www.latinpost.com/articles/44228/20150325/concert-...

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