America Now: Children of the Harvest
What are your kids doing this summer?
Swimming, playing, going to camp?
For some children in America-- hundreds of thousands of them-- summer means hard labor in the hot sun.
They're migrant laborers-- some as young as five or six-- working alongside their struggling parents on America's farms.
We took our cameras and spent months in the fields. What we found was a story of hardship, perseverance, and love. And sometimes a hard-won triumph over adversity.
Watch and Listen
New Research & Recommendations
This report (PDF 3.8MB) offers guidance for community organizations and those who fund social change in how best to harness the power of local media-making for community health improvement. Spanish-language version is now available. Una versión en español de este informe esta en la web.