Fresno Bee Reports Sexual Violence Committed Against Agricultural Workers

Published on June 23rd, 2013, this Fresno Bee article delves into the countless instances of sexual assault that often go unreported among farmworkers in the central San Joaquin Valley.

Complicated by the degree of undocumented workers and the intimidation wielded by supervisors, sexual harassment is – according to a 2010 UC Santa Cruz study — experienced by almost 80% of female farm workers.

The work of RCS Fresno rape crisis advocates features heavily in this article – click here to read it in its entirety!