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The Immigrants Packing Your Butterball Turkey Are under Threat 

Op-ed by Laura Wagner and Vincent Joos, labor researchers in eastern North Carolina

Tomorrow, people throughout the United States will sit down at bountiful Thanksgiving tables to carve turkeys. Many of these turkeys were processed by Haitian laborers in Butterball factories in North Carolina. They are paid low wages for hard work so that American…

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