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Maíz y el país: Political Violence in Mexico and corn's Lessons for Justice 

Liz Rivera
Luz Rivera
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Thomson 317

Luz will speak on state-sponsored political violence in Mexico and how corn is a symbol for autonomy and the dignified struggle for a better world. Luz has 20 years of experience constructing autonomy, organizing outside the electoral system, and resisting genetically modified corn while protecting millenia-old varieties. Her talk will have important lessons for anyone interested in human rights, women's, peasant, and labor moevements. 

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