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B.C. labour activists rally for Mexican migrant workers

Labour activists in B.C. rally on International Migrants Day, speaking out about the alleged blacklisting of Mexican migrant workers who want to unionize.

Fight for farm workers

11 years ago
Duration 2:01
B.C. labour leaders are standing up for Mexicans who work on the province's farms

Labour activists rallied in downtown Vancouver on Saturday to mark International Migrants Day.

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union organized the rally to highlight the alleged blacklisting of Mexican migrant workers.

The UFCW says some Fraser Valley farms are working with the Mexican government to identify and block pro-union workers from entering Canada.