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When Governments Kill Their Students: México Now

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 4:30 - 9:00 pm

Scholars, artists, and activists gather in a public Teach-In to talk about the recent crisis in México. Invited participants include Reverend Billy & The Stop Shopping Choir, The Illuminator Collective, Greg Grandin, Macarena Gomez-Barris, Gerardo Renique, Diana Taylor, Christy Thornton, María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo, Isabel Gil Everaert, Rossana Reguillo, Antonio Zúñiga, Juan Carlos Ruiz, Pablo Benson, Marcial Godoy-Anativia, and others.

This event is free and open to the public. Come, participate, and together, let’s build cross-border networks of solidarity.

Date Time Event
10 December 04:30pm — 05:00pm Assembly at Washington Square Arch
05:00pm — 05:30pm Procession through Washington Square Park into Teach-In
05:30pm — 09:00pm Teach-in at Eisner Auditorium in NYU’s Kimmel Center
09:00pm — 09:30pm Outdoor projections and the People’s Pad with The Illuminator Collective
NYU Kimmel Center, Eisner Auditorium*
60 Washington Square South, 4th floor *This is a wheelchair accessible venue

AJ+ video
Who's Making Money off the War on Drugs? Since the disappearance of 43 students from #Ayotzinapa school in Guerrero, Mexico, people around the world have taken to the streets to demand an end to drug-related crime and the close ties between drug cartels, police and political institutions. So if everybody's losing, who's winning?

CUEC UNAM Video
Marcha del 20 de noviembre de 2014 (English subtitles) Trabajo realizado por estudiantes y egresados del CUEC UNAM sobre la marcha del 20 de noviembre de 2014 protestando por la desaparición de los 43 jóvenes normalistas. ¡Fue el Estado!

Short documentary made by CUEC UNAM students about the pacific demonstrations in Mexico City on November 20th, protesting for the kidnapping of 43 young student teachers. ¡The State did it!

Rossana Reguillo Video
"Ésta es una sociedad bulímica" (English Subtitles)

Teach-In Full Livestream Video
When Governments Kill Their Students, México Now | Teach-In/Speak Out

When Governments Kill Their Students
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"#ferguzinapa" Pablo Benson
Spanish (posted on Nuestra Aparente Rendición)
English (Posted on NACLA.org)

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