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Hotel Taselotzin-Nahuatl Women Form a Collective and Build A Dream | Latina Republic
In 1985, Juanita, María Petra, Joaquina, Cristina, Teresa, Florencia, Dolores and Rufina took a big risk. They followed the advice of a student from the Autonomous Metropolitan University (UAM), who told the indigenous women that their embroidery could turn profitable beyond their home community of Cuetzalan. The enterprising …