Jun
08

Bittersweet Harvest: Embracing the legacy of the braceros

Begun in 1942 as a temporary war measure to address labor needs in agriculture and the railroads, the bracero program eventually become the largest guest worker program in U.S. history. “Bittersweet Harvest” examines the experiences of bracero workers and their families, providing rich insight intoMexican American history and historical background to today’s debates on guest worker programs. Continue reading Bittersweet Harvest: Embracing the legacy of the braceros

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