Rio Bravo -- A group of about twenty women workers, members of the independent union at the Duro Bag Company, faced their worst nightmare. They were surrounded by forty to fifty thugs brought in by Duro Bag from Mexico City "unions" trying to block a democratic election at the company.
These are a series of forwards by Alison Weir, a community member and mother of UC Berkeley students. She is a journalist and in Palestine right now. The following is a brief autobiography and journal entries and updates of the current situation.