SCORES OF FARM WORKERS, ACTIVISTS MARCH ON BEN & JERRY'S


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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP)—Scores of dairy farm workers and activists marched Saturday on a Ben & Jerry’s factory to push for better pay and living conditions on farms that provide milk for the ice cream maker that takes pride in its social activism.

Protesters said Ben & Jerry’s agreed two years ago to participate in the so-called Milk with Dignity program, but the company and worker representatives have yet to reach an agreement.—More…



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