Redeye

Torture of protesters in Atenco

| May 31, 2006

Podcast




Artist: Felicitas Treue
Title: Torture in Atenco
Genre: Blues
Length: 0:12:45
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

San Salvador Atenco and Texcoco were the scene of a two-day battle by people fighting to protect the right of flower-sellers to sell their goods in a public space that the local government would rather turn over to Wal-Mart. The police responded with extreme brutality in what many see as a message to others who try to resist.
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