H2B hunger strike update

I have been unable to follow the progress of the H2B workers from India. However, updates can be found at these sites:



Very good video clip at:

I believe the Indian H2B workers are on day 21 of their hunger strike.

So far, on Regulations.gov I see no comments yet
submitted on DOL’s recently published proposal to amend and streamline the H2B process which can be found here: http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/pdf/E8-11214.pdf.
The period for public comment will close July 7..


One thought on “H2B hunger strike update”

  1. Hey Erik!
    Just got this info via the Farmworker Justice Resourcec Group at my hubby’s church, which recently mobilized to bring food & supplies to the non-hunger-striking workers in DC:
    WHAT: Rally to support the Alliance of Guestworkers for Dignity.
    WHEN: Wednesday, June 11th @ 12:00pm.
    WHERE: Department of Justice, 950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW

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