David Bacon is a California writer and photojournalist; his latest book is In the Fields of the North / En los Campos del Norte (University of California / El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, 2017).
The Art of the Border: Searching for Kikito
A French artist’s colossal installation on Mexico’s side of the border may make the invisible visible, but other subjects carry a sharper critical edge and pose deeper questions.David Bacon | October 30, 2017
Can Organic Farming and Unions Transform California's Hottest Farm Belt?
Combined, they have to power to improve the lives of farmworkers and save the Salton Sea.David Bacon | August 3, 2017
A New Farm Worker Union Is Born
Indigenous Oaxacan farm workers win themselves a union in the Pacific Northwest.David Bacon | June 26, 2017