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A Few Minutes at the Fast for Fair Food Protest

March 10th, 2012 6:57 pm | by

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers had a 6 day fast. On the final day a peacefully rally was held. Ethel Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. came to speak and show support. According to the official website, the farmers were “stationed around the clock outside of the main entrance to the Publix headquarters at Airport Rd. and Publix Corporate Pkwy., Lakeland.”

[box type="shadow"]Editor’s Note: This is the long form video. The interviews end at about the 8:30 mark and the rest documents to length of the protest march.[/box]

Creative Commons License Video & photo credit: Darby Dowdy for Lakeland Local

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