NPR logo

Maquiladora Meltdown

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1136733/136733" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Maquiladora Meltdown

Maquiladora Meltdown

Maquiladora Meltdown

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1136733/136733" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Mexico's assembly plant community provides an intense picture of the country's slumping economy. Thousands have been laid off and living conditions are bleak. NPR's Gerry Hadden reports.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.