Yesenia: Onion Picker

Yesenia Yesenia, 12, and her brother, 13, begin work before dawn, cutting onions in Eagle Pass, Texas. They left school several years ago to work with their families, moving with the harvests, living transitionally to earn what amounts to a penny a pound for the buckets of onions they haul in at nightfall, when their work day ends. They are among the estimated 400,000 to 500,000 children, many of them citizens, like Yesenia and her brother, working in the agricultural and food industries before the legal age of 16.

stickers for onion crates, onion displays, and small stickers for onions

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a project of The Anti-Advertising Agency with Steve Lambert and Amanda Eicher