Disclaimer: un-cleaned-up copypaste from a shared piratepad for livenotes of this talk. Originals here: http://piratepad.net/hopex
Community owned and operated cellular networks in rural mexico, with rhizomatica
Maka Muñoz and Peter Bloom
Maka begins with context: ´when I say mexico, what images come to your mind?´
The crowd: drugs, corruption, tacos, chocolate. Zapatistas!
For many people, Mexico is synonymous with tourism, narcos, indigenous cultures. How many people have been to Mexico?
About half the crowd raises their hands.
A few scattered hands.