Remittances back home from primarily low-wage immigrants sustain families, communities, and countries. A talk by Maria Jimenez at the International Conference on the Gift Economy in 2004 is even more current in the anti-immigrant climate of today. Jimenez is an immigration rights activist and policy analyst based in the U.S. Audio recorded at the 2004 Gift Economy conference in Las Vegas by L.A. Sound Posse, edited by Kellia Ramares and Frieda Werden. Transcript of complete original talk here.
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