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VIDEO: Witness the Roots of Migration
June 10th, 2010
A documentary following a group from North Carolina as they come face to face with the roots of migration in Mexico.
DELEGATE TESTIMONY: Paola Gutierrez Galindo Discusses NAFTA's Influence on Immigration
November 16th, 2009
Hailing from Oaxaca, Mexico, Galindo holds a degree in Indigenous Law and focuses on the impact of migration on identity and family in Oaxacan indigenous communities. In this article she explains how immigration affects her home community.
POLICY ANALYSIS: CAFTA Weakens Nicaragua’s Immune System
May 12th, 2009
CAFTA has increased Nicaragua's dependence on the United States. As dozens of textile factories move operations to Asia, tens of thousands of young Nicaraguan mothers find themselves suddenly unemployed and defenseless in the face of a global economic crisis.
BEHIND THE SEAMS: Maquilas and Development in Nicaragua
June 8th, 2008
An analysis of the labor rights crisis in the maquila industry, using Nicaragua as a case study.
FACT SHEET: U.S. Multinational Corporations in Colombia
June 8th, 2008
Multinational corporations have taken advantage of and participated in Colombia's long and complicated conflict to ease resource extraction.
FACT SHEET: Flowers and Labor Rights Violations
June 7th, 2008
If you stop and smell the roses, you'll find they smell like pesticide poisoning and poverty wages.
FACT SHEET: Violence Against Workers
June 7th, 2008
Colombia is the most dangerous country in the world to be a trade unionist.