Why the U.S. food sector has by far the most child-labor violations

In February, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that the nation is experiencing a sharp rise in child labor violations across all industries; since 2018, the agency has documented a 69-percent increase in children who were employed illegally. The vast majority of employers committing this wave of violations, as Teresa Cotsirilos explains in FERN’s most… » Read More

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