Exclusive Americas Program video interview with Javier Sicilia

Exclusive Americas Program video interview with Javier Sicilia

Javier Sicilia - photo: Clayton Conn

Originally published at the Americas Program

In this exclusive interview with Americas Program Director Laura Carlsen, poet and anti-drug war leader Javier Sicilia discusses the role of the United States in Mexico’s drug war and the potential for citizen protest to challenge it.

The video was recorded and produced by Clayton Conn and Murphy Woodhouse.

Clayton Conn is a photo/ multimedia freelance journalist, English to Spanish interpreter/ translator and student of Linguistics and Anthropology. His work primairly focuses on immigration, social movements, and Latin American issues. He splits his time between Mexico City, Mexico and Baltimore, United States.

To contact: clayton@indyreader.org

Go to claytonconnmedia.com or claytontconn.blogspot.com to see other personal and independent journalistic work.