In Part 2 of our Femicide in Juarez episode, we continue to look at the mass murder of women; here, we consider how NAFTA, the rise of the maquiladora industry, and the ineptitude of the government plays into these crimes. We also consider the dark territory of the morgues. 

Shownotes: 

Book: Making a Killing: Femicide, Free Trade and La Frontera

Study on Maquiladoras: "The Maquiladora Industry: Disciplining Women Workers"

Amnesty International Report--MEXICO: INTOLERABLE KILLINGS : 10 YEARS OF ABDUCTIONS AND MURDERS OF WOMEN IN CIUDAD JUÁREZ AND CHIHUAHUA: SUMMARY REPORT AND APPEALS CASES: https://www.amnesty.org/en/documents/AMR41/027/2003/en/

Article: http://historicalreview.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Patterson.pdf

Great repository of info: http://www.womenontheborder.org/articles_resources.htm

 

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