Discussion with Colombian Activist and Union Leader,
Guest Speaker: Fredy Lozano
When: Monday, March 24th — 3pm – 4:15
Where: Milneburg Hall, 318. (Open to All!)
Fredy Lozano is a union activist and community leader who works at the Cerrejon coal mine in northern Colombia. The mine, started by Exxon in the 1980s and now owned by a European consortium, is the largest open-pit coal mine in the world. Fredy has been struggling both for worker rights and for the rights of indigenous and Afro-Colombian communities that are being displaced by the mine.