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If farmers can’t — at minimum — break even with their costs of production, they will very likely abandon the crop. There’s plenty of anecdotal evidence these days to suggest…

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Clouds of dust rose behind the wheels of the pickup truck as we hurtled over the back road in Palo Verde, El Salvador. When we got to the stone-paved part…

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Numerous companies within the United States coffee industry, which has for decades taken market advantage of the hard labor and skill of millions of people in developing countries to milk profits, have swiftly responded to…

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Hawaiian coffee farmer Andrés Magana Ortiz, who has lived in the United States for nearly 30 years since being smuggled across the U.S./Mexico border as a teenager, was deported last…

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In a remarkable display of solidarity throughout the specialty coffee industry, hundreds of U.S. cafés from coast to coast have joined a fundraising effort this weekend benefiting the American Civil Liberties…

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Citing deep concern for its membership, particularly for those members hoping to attend events on U.S. soil, the Specialty Coffee Association has just released a statement on the executive order…

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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Frum to talk about Europe’s migration crisis, then Jeffery Tucker stops by to tell us how Washington is ruining your dishwasher, and finally Chuck Lindell of the Austin American Statesman describes the criminal charges facing Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.

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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to discuss the campus carry legislation passed by the Texas Legislature, the Governor’s battles against the Obama Administration, and get a report on the floods that recently ravaged The Lone Star State.

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