Ciudad Juarez: the Definitive Neoliberal City

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Location: Eck Visitor Center Auditorium

According to the Mexico Solidarity Network:

"Veronica Leyva, a native of Ciudad Juarez, will talk about the definitive neoliberal city--Ciudad Juarez. Her discussion will focus on the impact of neoliberalism, especially maquiladoras and narco-trafficking, with a special focus on gender. She will also discuss the impact of 8000 federal troops who have occupied the city since March 2009."