César Chávez: Wrath of Grapes Speech


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  • agribusiness the entire complex of large corporations involved in agriculture
  • DDT a pesticide, developed in 1874, whose effect on the environment led to its banning in the United States during the 1970s
  • mustard gas various highly dangerous sulfur compounds used (most notoriously in World War I) as a lethal form of chemical warfare and so named because it is said to smell like horseradish or mustard
  • mutations changes in genetic information, including those caused by exposure to...