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FROM GROWING PROFIT TO GROWING FOOD: CHALLENGING CORPORATE RULE

By Tory Field and Beverly Bell

Part 8 of the Harvesting Justice series


Picking tomatoes in Immokalee, Florida, home of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW). CIW has won several victories championing fair food and checking corporate power. Photo courtesy of CIW.

Just outside of the small town of Maumelle, Arkansas sits your run-of-the-mill American strip mall. And as in so many other box store hubs, a Walmart dominates the landscape.

But something is a shade different about this one; its big, looming letters are not the standard blue. These letters, in a new, green hue, spell out