Monday, July 29, 2013

Hot and Crusty film featured in the New York Times

By Laura Gottesdiener, Waging Nonviolence
July 16, 2013

As the debate over immigration reform continues in Washington, the victory of one group of mostly unauthorized workers is now in the national spotlight — demonstrating a direct-action path that unauthorized workers across the country could adopt to win rights both at work and in broader society.

Robin Blotnick and Rachel Lears’ film “The Hand that Feeds” — featured today in the New York Times Op-Docs series — chronicles the year-long struggle of Mahoma L√≥pez and his co-workers at Hot and Crusty, a bakery on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. [...]

Read the full article:
http://wagingnonviolence.org/2013/07/hot-and-crusty-struggle-in-national-spotlight/

Watch the NY Times documentary:
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/16/opinion/occupy-bakery.html

Visit the documentary's website:
http://thehandthatfeedsfilm.com/news

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