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**DIGITAL ONLY** “We Are All Fast Food Workers Now”

April 15
7:00 pm


Vermont Humanities Facebook
Fast food worker with fried chicken on shelves
Please note: this audio-only talk will be presented on the Vermont Humanities Facebook page. It has also been released as an episode of The Portable Humanist podcast series.

Labor historian Annelise Orleck provides a close look at globalization and its costs, from the perspective of low-wage workers themselves—berry pickers, fast food servers, garment workers, cashiers, hotel housekeepers, home health care aides, and even adjunct professors—who are fighting for respect, safety, and a living wage.

Underwriter: Peter Gilbert Endowment Fund

Series Underwriter: St. Johnsbury Academy

Statewide Underwriters

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