Table on U.S. Trade Agreements (242)

Name of Trade Agreement Between
    Summary of Agreement
Benefits Under Agreement

Agreement On Global Technical Regulations For Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment And Parts
This Agreement establishes a process for the joint development of global technical regulations to ensure the safety, environmental protection, energy efficiency and anti-theft performance of wheeled vehicles, equipment and parts. These global regulations are intended to […]

By |October 12th, 2012|Documentary Work, NAFTA, Research|0 Comments

Data on Maquiladoras

By |October 12th, 2012|Documentary Work, Research|0 Comments

Of Woman Born: Courage…

OF WOMAN BORN: COURAGE & STRENGTH TO
SURVIVE IN THE MAQUILADORAS OF REYNOSA
AND RIO BRAVO, TAMAULIPAS
by Elvia Rosales Arriola

As 27-year old María Elena García Sierra pulled off her white sock to show me the places on her feet where she suffered a recurring infection that began when she was 17, I struggled to contain my horror […]

By |June 23rd, 2011|Documentary Work, Immigration & Detention|0 Comments

Reflection, Pamela Brouker (2010)

REFLECTION OF PAMELA BROUKER
DELEGATION TO THE MEXICAN BORDER, MARCH 12-14, 2010 (REYNOSA, TAMAULIPAS –next to McAllen, Texas).

My name is Pamela Marie Brouker.  I enjoy poetry, nature, art, film and travel.  Journaling, writing, drawing and taking pictures are personal life giving activities.  Massachusetts is my home state, however, I find joy in all parts of the […]

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Reflection, Judith Rosenberg (2001)

Dear All,
This is a personal report of the recent delegation to the border, which in many ways was a satisfying and successful trip because of the strength of the Austin delegates and because the CFO managed their part pretty much without Julia’s participation. Not that it isn’t always great to see Julia Quiñones, their coordinator, […]

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Voices from the Barbed Wires…summary

AUTHOR’S SUMMARY

ELVIA R. ARRIOLA, Voices from the Barbed Wires of Despair, Women in the Maquiladoras, Latina Critical Legal Theory and Gender at the U.S. Mexico Border, 49 De Paul L. Rev. 729-815 (2000)     (87 pages )  (This Summary – 5 pages)

 

This study uses the lives of working women to ground a critique of the […]

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Dead Women of Juarez Appendix (2008)

APPENDIX (2008)
 
“The Dead Women”
 
of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico
 

The title The Dead Women is from Dr. Eric J. Lindblom of the Institute of Medicine in Ciudád Juarez, with Harvard University.  The following list was compiled from many different lists posted online, each substantially similar.  Once the lists were collected, biographical information was added, primarily from documents […]

By |October 12th, 2008|Documentary Work, Research|0 Comments

Becoming Leaders: Women in the Maquiladoras of Piedras Negras, Coahuila

by Elvia R. Arriola, J.D., M.A.

As I think about returning to Piedras Negras, Coahuila for a second set of interviews this weekend with women maquiladora workers, I remember the faces of the first group of obreras I met through the Comité Fronterizo de Obreras (CFO, or in English, the Border Committee of Women Workers) who […]

By |April 23rd, 2000|Documentary Work, Immigration & Detention|0 Comments