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Bracero Program

  • By: Emily Plec
  • In: Green Food: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Environmental Policy

Bracero is a Spanish word that means “hired hand” and comes from the word brazo or “arm.” The term bracero was generally used to refer to Mexican contract laborers working in the United States. Beginning on ...

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