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En español | Emotions churn and tears spill down Petra Mata’s face — just as they did 20 years ago when, without warning, she lost her job at the Levi Strauss & Co. factory. Nonetheless, she continues narrating her story. Now 64, she’s accustomed to the sorrow inherent in her success. … Back to Article

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