By Jean Guerrero for KPBS on April 13, 2015

In a press conference prior to the screening of "Inequality for All" at the Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla, Reich said the cross-border region has the opportunity to tackle its unique inequality problems in a way that can serve as a global model...“We have in the San Diego and Tijuana area some of the wealthiest people in the entire world and also some of the poorest people in the entire world within 20 minutes of one another,” he said...Teddy Cruz, co-director of the UC San Diego Blum Cross-Border Initiative, said the university is conducting research across the border in some of the most marginalized communities in Tijuana...

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Teddy Cruz
Professor, Department of Visual Arts
UC San Diego
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/teddy-cruz
http://estudioteddycruz.com/

Fonna Forman
Associate Professor of Political Science
UC San Diego
http://polisci.ucsd.edu/about-our-people/faculty/forman.html