We are collecting a series of resources for supporters of the MWSN and migrant workers. If you have any suggestions for what would make sense to include, please e-mail us as mw.solidarity (at) gmail.com.
Migrant Voices: Stories of Seasonal Agricultural Workers in Manitoba
Presentations on Migrant Worker Issues
About Migrant Workers and the MWSN – a presentation by MWSN members about the MWSN and the issues we work on.
Food System Localization & Migrant Labor – a presentation by MWSN members about how migrant labour fits into the issue of ‘buy local’.
Interviews on Migrant Worker Issues
Gustavo Mejicanos of the Agricultural Workers Alliance on labour issues for Manitoba farm workers (courtesy of CKUW 95.9 and Mud and Water Radio). Download
Thomas Novak of St. Ignatius church on Canada’s temporary foreign worker programs (courtesy of CKUW 95.9 and Mud and Water Radio). Download
El Contrato: a documentary following a group of Mexican migrant farm workers as they travel to Canada to work in the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program (SAWP) in Ontario. Available online courtesy of the National Film Board for free here.