The United States: Structural Violence on the Global Frontier

The Latin and Latin-American Student Association (AELLA) of the Graduate Center, City University of New York, invites you to participate in the free conference “Structural Violence on the Global Frontier: Central America, Mexico and the United States,” which will take place from the 4-6 of October, 2012 at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, The Graduate Center, CUNY and St. Mary's Church, respectively. The repercussions of anti-migratory political aggressiveness, deportations, those who go missing, the threats and the insecurity that attacks the lives of thousands of migrants are some of the subjects that will be discussed during the three days which will be full of activities. The conference will be transmitted live in the front page of Asuntos del Sur (Affairs of the South).

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