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Chaos and Grassroots Organizations in Mexico

Lecture by Lauren Carlsen and Gloria Muñoz Ramírez

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Haines 144

Find out about the Mexico that the mainstream media hides

What’s happening?
How are citizen organizations responding?
What does it mean for the U.S. and the connections with the U.S. public?

Laura Carlsen (political analyst and writer in Mexico) and Gloria Muñoz (Director of a grassroots movement magazine) will discuss the situation, from above—national politics and regional geopolitics—and from below—grassroots responses and resistance.

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #5. Visitors may purchase daily parking permits (Currently $11) by stopping at the Information & Parking booths or by using a "Pay by Space" pay station. The closest information booth to Structure #5 is located on Hilgard and Westholme Ave. To use a Parking Pay Station: Simply drive to a self-service Pay Station location (there is one located in Structure #5). Please read the posted signs and screen prompts for Pay by Space. Pay Stations allow you to select the time you need to spend on campus and pay accordingly (all-day passes can also be purchased, prices may vary)

Cost : Free and open to the public


Download file: 2-27-13-Chaos-and-Grassroots-(FINAL)-kp-trb.pdf

Sponsor(s): Center for Mexican Studies, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA Labor Center; Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE)

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