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January 2, 2010 - The Desert Sun
Young Filmmaker gets kudos from F
irst Lady, Oprah
The Long Beach girl who worked on a documentary about the Purépecha Indians who live in Duroville received letters from Oprah Winfrey and First Lady Michelle Obama.
by Nicole C. Brambila

May 01, 2009 - Los Angeles Times
Duroville Mobile Home Park will not close
Judge rules with tenants in mind, saying that closure 'would create one of the largest forced migrations in the history of this state.' But he urges residents to relocate.
by David Kelly

April 28, 2008 - Los Angeles Times
'The Poorest of the Poor'
The Purepechas, Indians from Mexico, have made an Inland Empire trailer park a cultural outpost. But that could end soon.
by David Kelly

March 26, 2007 - Los Angeles Times
The Southland's Third World Slums
In hundreds of crowded Coachella Valley trailer parks, desperately poor workers live in squalor
by David Kelly

March 26, 2007 - Los Angeles Times
A New Globalized Economy or A New Globalized Poverty
In the Coachella Valley, hundreds of trailer parks house desperately poor Raza workers amid burning trash, mud, contaminated water.
by David Kelly

Stephanie Maldonado, Tamara Damante,
Cheryl Quintana Leader, Sister Gabi &
Tom Flynn
(Court Appointed Receiver)
(from left to right)