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"Ciudad Juarez: The Definitive Neoliberal City"

A presentation by grassroots organizer VerĂ³nica Leyva.

Monday, November 01, 2010
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
YRL Presentation Room
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Verónica Leyva is a grassroots organizer in  Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. She spent ten years  working in the maquiladora industry, and  has been organizing in her community for fifteen years.
Learn about grassroots responses to
• drug trafficking
• gendered violence
• the Maquiladoras
• the Merida Initiative

Cost : Free and open to the public

Download file: MexicoSolidarityNetworkSpeaking Tour2 _3_.pdf

Sponsor(s): Center for Mexican Studies, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Chicano Studies Research Center, Mujers Activas en Letras y Cambio Social de UCLA

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