My grandmother never made it to College, but graduated 'with honors' from LIFE. Thinking about the role of women in Rio+20, I couldn't stop thinking about her. She was born in Hualahuises a very small town in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. She had the temper and the strong character from which "norteñas" (women from the north in Mexico) are well known.
It was in the morning of July 3, 1955 when Sofia Aguirre de Ponce was the first in line to vote, carrying her 5 kids and a crying baby (my mom)…Continue