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Azucena Villaflor

furono sequestrate e assassinate. La scritta recita: "Madri della Piazza, il Popolo le abbraccia".]]Azucena Villaflor was an Argentine social activist, one of the founders of the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo human rights association, who look for desaparecidos (victims of forced disappearance during the Dirty War).

Villaflor was the daughter of a lower class family. Her mother, Emma Nitz, was only 15 years old when Azucena was born; her father, Florentino Villaflor, was 21 and worked in a wool factory. Villaflor's paternal family had a history of militance in Peronism.

Azucena started working at age 16 as a telephone ...

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