Support Tijuana Maquiladora Worker’ struggle

“Stairs to Somewhere” by Kinsee Morlan

 

 

What ever happened to caring about workers’ rights? See below.

 

 

Kinsee

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Support Tijuana Maquiladora Worker’ struggleYou are invited to Muebles Fino workers party

Muebles Fino Workers have been in strike for a year.

They demand a severance payment that the company has to pay according to the Mexican labor law.

Muebles Fino is a maquiladora owned by California FineWood Co. (Headquarter: Carson, CA)

Some workers have more than 15 years working for the company.

The Party

When: Sunday, Nov. 11, 1-6 pm

Where: Tijuana, in front of the factory

7550 1st Street, Tijuana

Directions from San Diego (San Ysidro Gate): Move toward the right lane as you cross the border so that you get under the sign that reads “Paseo de los Heroes”. Take Paseo de los Heroes through 4 traffic circles and then about seven traffic lights (the street changes its name after the traffic circles to Blvd. Federico Benitez). Go on Blvd. Federico Benitez for about 15/20 minutes. Turn left on Blvd. San Martin. Turn right on the first street (Calle 1-First Street). The factory is located at the end of the block.

Check: www.maps-of-mexico.com/mapquest.shtml

Click: Tijuana

In Mapquest Tijuana, from the San Ysidro International Border Gate, follow the beige avenue: Caracol Zona del Rio, then follow the beige avenue: Avenida Paseo de los Heroes, then follow Blvd.Benitez.

A Party to support Muebles Fino Workers

Latin American folk music: Anibal

Rock: Mano de Obra

Marcial Arts, bingo, sea food, Mexican food, games, tamales, kids art, more…

 

More information

Tijuana: 664-622-4269 (In Spanish)

San Diego: 619-388-3634

About Kinsee Morlan

Arts and web editor at San Diego CityBeat. Interested in art and the Tijuana/San Diego border.
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