Fighting for a Better Life in Chiapas

By Rebeca Zuniga-Hamlin

DJPC board member, professor Lynn Holland will report back on her recent journey to Chiapas with a group of nine students from the University of Denver. She will describe how the people of Chiapas, the poorest state in Mexico, are fighting back against hazardous large-scale commercial projects by courageously protesting big mining operations, providing education for indigenous youth, choosing natural medicines, supporting women’s rights, and building sustainable living alternatives.

Thursday, March 29th, 2018
6:00 – 7:30 PM
“The Forum” at Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver
2201 S. Gaylord St. Denver, CO 80208
Light refreshments will be served.


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