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Maria Argueta, post-shift produce vendor

This piece of the four-part series, “Surviving in the informal economy,” features a local produce vendor who struggles to make ends meet for herself and her children by selling the extra produce from her official job at a supermarket. “You have to provide for your family, and there is no other option than to work.”  Read her story on Boyle Heights Beat.

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This entry was posted on May 7, 2015 by in Boyle Heights Beat, Print and tagged .

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