Mexico: Indigenous women fight violence with football

Indigenous women in Mexico are finding a sporting way to fight back against physical and sexual violence.

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    Indigenous women in Mexico are finding a sporting way to fight back against physical and sexual violence.

    The Mazahua people are vulnerable - often within their own communities.

    But one woman is helping to change things.

    Al Jazeera's John Holman reports from Mexico City.


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