Since 1998, Fair Trade USA has been certifying farms overseas that met its standards for workers and the environment. Now, the group is looking closer to home.
Fast food workers in 100 US cities are planning a strike this week, the largest in a year-long push for higher wages and better working conditions.
A nearly year-old movement to increase wages in the fast food industry spread to 50 cities with yesterday's strike.
Chipotle has ended a six-year feud with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers by agreeing to buy tomatoes from Florida farms that pay fair wages to employees.