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Posted inAtlantic Coast, Florida, Food & Agriculture, Gulf Coast, Justice, Uncategorized

The fruits of their labor

UF is just one of many public universities in Southern states that use prison labor in agricultural programs and on other parts of campus, or rely on products made by incarcerated people. Students and activists have pressured universities and companies to end these programs for years, but data on how public universities use prison labor is scarce.