Today in labor history, June 15, 2000: In Quito, Ecuador, union and student demonstrators participating in a general strike are met with tear gas when they try to approach the Government Palace. Trade unions and grassroots organizations called for a general strike in the country against International Monetary Fund economic “reforms,” which included privatization of state-owned companies and other measures.
Performative Experimentation Pavilion
Al Borde Arquitectos: David Barragán, Pascual Gangotena & Esteban Benavides
Client: Cuerpo Silencio, Diego Bolaños y Sisa Salgado
Builder: AA Máxima, Hernán Arias Ing. y Marcelo Pazmiño Ing