Chicago: It’s “the Jungle” Out There

Apr 14, 2014

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Mon. 14 April, 7p: Join host Adam Aguirre as he meets the border-crossing, field-working, fruit-picking, college-graduating, newspaper-publishing, typical suburban wife and mother of two, and Chicagoan by choice, Laura Cortez Garcia.

Laura shares her personal journey and explains her life-long advocacy on behalf of Mexican- and Central-American people in the U.S., whatever their “status,” as she discusses the newspaper she has published for 40 years, El Tribuno del Pueblo, and her just-the-truth approach to journalism and to the Struggle. Like Sinclair, she aims at the stomach, pero te pega en los…  pos ya sabes.