Miguel Perez: Biosafety Alliance, Las Hormigas Organicas, Flashpoints (KPFA)
Miguel Perez is the logistics coordinator of Biosafety Alliance and the organizer of Las Hormigas Organicas, a project that facilitates workshops on urban agriculture among immigrant families. He also organizes the annual Day of the Dead Festival in the Mission District in San Francisco and for many years he was been the main organizer of May Day in San Francisco and Oakland California. Over the years, Miguel has co-founded several organizations. He currently hosts the radio program Flashpoints in Spanish at KPFA (Pacifica Radio)
Originally from Argentina, he has been active in social justice movements since the early 1970’s, he was political prisoner for 2 years during the infamous Argentinian “Dirty War”.