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Undocumented Farmworkers Facing Big Risks To Feed America

As the COVID-19 pandemic upends the lives of most Americans, one group is especially vulnerable: undocumented farmworkers.

Consistently in danger of catching coronavirus, undocumented workers also face losing their livelihoods if they do become sick. Farmworkers often work in close proximity in fields, making social distancing unrealistic. And many worry that if they do need medical care, seeking it could mean deportation.

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