Resistance in Tlaxcala, Mexico: Popular Struggles Against Capitalism

02/15/2016 - 02/26/2016
MD, Washington DC, VA, NC

Our featured speaker is Luz Rivera, who will present on popular resistance to neoliberal capitalism in one of Mexico's smallest states, Tlaxcala. Luz has 20 years of experience constructing autonomy, organizing outside the electoral system, and resisting genetically modified corn while protecting millennia-old varieties. Luz is an amazingly inspiring speaker with a wealth of experience and her talk will have important lessons for anyone interested in human rights, women's, peasant, and labor movements.