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David Bacon

David Bacon

David Bacon is a writer and photographer, and former union organizer. He is the author of several books on labor, migration and the global economy, including The Children of NAFTA, Communities Without Borders, Illegal People and The Right to Stay Home. His photographs and stories can be found at here and here.

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Europe's Deadly Border

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Oaxacan Teachers Challenge the Test

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Let's Stop Making Migration a Crime

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Blood, Gold and Coke: The Price of Free Trade in Colombia

By David Bacon, Truthout | News Analysis

Will Colombia's Protesting Workers Be Heard?

By Shihab Rattansi and David Bacon, Al Jazeera English | Report and Video

Immigrant Steel Workers March Against Unjust Firings

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Criminalizing Immigrants for Profit

By David Bacon, Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

How US Policies Fueled Mexico's Great Migration (2)

By David Bacon, The Nation | Report

Oaxaca's New Government Calls for Migrant Rights

By David Bacon, Truthout | Report

Unions and Immigrants Join Occupy Movements

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Bay Area Workers Up in Arms

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Union Organizers Still Fired With Impunity

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Northwest - Seattle

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Northwest - Bellingham and Tacoma

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland Encampment Creates a Community

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland Regroups in Frank Ogawa Plaza

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland!

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Borrowed Hands

By David Bacon, California Lawyer | News Analysis

Mexico's "Indignados" Have Had It Up to Here

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Los Angeles Janitors Fight for Their Jobs

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Hunger Stalks California's Rural Communities

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay
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David Bacon

David Bacon

David Bacon is a writer and photographer, and former union organizer. He is the author of several books on labor, migration and the global economy, including The Children of NAFTA, Communities Without Borders, Illegal People and The Right to Stay Home. His photographs and stories can be found at here and here.

Other articles by this author

2013 1209ba cat

Europe's Deadly Border

By David Bacon, Boston Review | News Analysis

050913-3 thumb

Oaxacan Teachers Challenge the Test

By David Bacon, California Federation of Teachers | Report

021513-1 thumb

Let's Stop Making Migration a Crime

By David Bacon, Truthout | Op-Ed

092812-2 thumb

Blood, Gold and Coke: The Price of Free Trade in Colombia

By David Bacon, Truthout | News Analysis

Will Colombia's Protesting Workers Be Heard?

By Shihab Rattansi and David Bacon, Al Jazeera English | Report and Video

Immigrant Steel Workers March Against Unjust Firings

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Criminalizing Immigrants for Profit

By David Bacon, Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

How US Policies Fueled Mexico's Great Migration (2)

By David Bacon, The Nation | Report

Oaxaca's New Government Calls for Migrant Rights

By David Bacon, Truthout | Report

Unions and Immigrants Join Occupy Movements

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Bay Area Workers Up in Arms

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Union Organizers Still Fired With Impunity

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Northwest - Seattle

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Northwest - Bellingham and Tacoma

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland Encampment Creates a Community

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland Regroups in Frank Ogawa Plaza

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Occupy Oakland!

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Borrowed Hands

By David Bacon, California Lawyer | News Analysis

Mexico's "Indignados" Have Had It Up to Here

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Los Angeles Janitors Fight for Their Jobs

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay

Hunger Stalks California's Rural Communities

By David Bacon, Truthout | Photo Essay