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Five on Friday: Farmers Flee Climate Change

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Five on Friday: Farmers Flee Climate Change


MCN’s offices are closed today. Although we’re taking a much-needed rest during our three-day weekend, we still keep up with the latest in health justice for the underserved. Here are a few pieces that caught our eyes this week.



1 Farmers flee climate change


Claire shared this eye-opener on how small coffee farmers are abandoning their struggling crops: “Central American Farmers Head to the US, Fleeing Climate Change.

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2 Job related falls


Amy sent along this Fair Warning piece, “Job-Related Falls Should Be Easy to Prevent, But Workers Are Still Dying in Record Numbers.

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3 Yo Yo ma plays at border


Alma recommended a piece featuring a cello: “Yo-Yo Ma on the importance of telling each other our stories.


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4 workplace violence in health care


Amy also shared, “Migrant child died after release from detention, attorneys group alleges.”

Alma also shared, “Facing Escalating Workplace Violence, Hospital Employees Have Had Enough.

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5 migrant health experts meet


Jillian sent around the announcement of the 14th Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health in Berkeley, CA in July.


Have a safe and healthy weekend.


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