Lola Perez has lived in Las Aquilas, a former garbage dump, since she was 15 years old and has made a living picking through the garbage.
Lola Perez has lived in Las Aquilas, a former garbage dump, since she was 15 years old and has made a living picking through the garbage. Jessica Turnbull/PSU/MCT
Lola Perez has lived in Las Aquilas, a former garbage dump, since she was 15 years old and has made a living picking through the garbage. Jessica Turnbull/PSU/MCT

From the trash of others, Mexican lives take root

May 19, 2009 01:21 PM

UPDATED June 15, 2015 09:41 PM

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