Originally posted on communityrightslanecounty.org :
Luz Rivera Martinez, of the Consejo National Urbano Campesino, 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 and resisting genetically modified corn while protecting millennia-old varieties. Her talk will have important lessons for anyone interested in human rights, GMOs and labor movements.
WHEN: Friday November 13th @ 7pm
WHERE: First Christian Church Chapel – 1166 Oak st. Eugene
(free parking across the street)