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FRONTLINE; Rape in the Fields

06/20/2013

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Rape in the Fields
Program Number

3111

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

For the women who pick and process the food we eat every day, getting sexually assaulted, and even raped, is sometimes part of the job. FRONTLINE and Univision partner to tell the story of the hidden price many migrant women working in America's fields and packing plants pay to stay employed and provide for their families. This investigation is the result of a yearlong reporting effort by veteran FRONTLINE correspondent Lowell Bergman, the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, and the Center for Investigative Reporting.

A Cam Bay Production for WGBH/FRONTLINE and Univision in association with the Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and the Center for Investigative Reporting

Duration

00:56:10

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Rape in the Fields,” 06/20/2013, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED5D7437C5947168DA006D474D38845.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Rape in the Fields.” 06/20/2013. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED5D7437C5947168DA006D474D38845>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Rape in the Fields. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED5D7437C5947168DA006D474D38845
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