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Lorenzo Lambertino

‘Made in China’ strikes fear in Mexico
Millions of street vendors live in apalling poverty, depending on inexpensive chinese imports to fuel their trade. After restricting importation from china, these people are finding it extremely hard to make a living in what were already extenuating conditions.
‘Black waters’ measure crisis in Mexico City
A city with over 20 million people, forced to pump its wastewater out of a “cup” formed by surrounding mountains. Most of the city has no sewage treatment whatsoever.
Peace Corps on a Hi-Tech mission to Mexico
Mexico has taken to the internet with surprising vigor. Internet cafes for under a dollar an hour can be found everywhere from hi-tech Mexico City to indian villages throughout the countryside. The Peace Corps moves in to work with & investigate the phenomenon.

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