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Weekend in Juárez

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Mexico, World News & Events on 31st January, 2011 | 2 Comments

justicia_en_juarezAs we pay fifty cents to walk across the bridge from El Paso Texas to Ciudad Juárez on Friday night the sunset is beautiful, but I am nervous and a little scared. We’ve driven 20 hours overnight from San Francisco to participate in a fast for peace and public commemoration of the massacre of 18 high school students planned for the weekend.