Tijuana Dump

by

tijuana.jpg  PRI’s The World aired a long piece on people who live near dumps tonight (thanks for the heads up, Mom).  Stream it from their web site, or check out this complimentary audio slide show on the upcoming documentary Tijuana Dump

Photo of a kindergarden near the dump via International Center on Child Labor and Education.

2 Responses to “Tijuana Dump”

  1. Keith R Says:

    Leila, very interesting piece, thanks for alerting me to it.

    I’ve seen plenty of dumps in Latin America with people scavenging in them, but an entire community built on top? wow!

  2. everydaytrash Says:

    Don’t thank me, thank my mom!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: