Labor Groups Urge Biden Administration to Investigate Alleged ‘Modern-Day’ Slavery in Georgia

Posted on AllSides February 3rd, 2022
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The Biden administration, including Vice President Kamala Harris, is being pressured to investigate a popular guest worker visa program that contributed to horrifying conditions at farms in Georgia, where workers were allegedly forced to dig onions with their bare hands for pennies per bucket at gunpoint. 

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https://www.vice.com/en/article/k7wnqv/modern-day-slavery-operation-blooming-onion-h2a-visa

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