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WITNESS Attends Screening of "Dateline" Documentary on Child Migrant Labor in U.S.
WITNESS intern interviews Rayner Ramirez, Associate Producer, Dateline; Jo Becker, Advocacy Director of the Children's Rights Division of Human Rights Watch and Sarah Zipkin Project Officer for Oxfam America's Decent Work Program on migrant labor and child labor issues in the US.
The interviews were conducted after a special screening of "America Now: Children of the Harvest" hosted by NBC's Dateline at the Paley Media Center in New York City on July 15, 2010. The segment explores the the extent of child labor in the US agricultural sector within which many migrant families and
their children work. "Children of the Harvest" can be viewed athttp://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/38308025#38308025