Candido and Diego Osorio

Candido and Diego Osorio

They called us crazy. They told us, no, it is all lies. Who was fooled? At one point the president [of the Board of Education] even said, no, these people are gossipers, and they are here for political reasons. I mean, I wasn’t going to go because I wanted to be mayor or something. I was there because I wanted to fight for my son’s school…So, when this came to light, obviously, we as parents were even more angry because for six months, they denied everything, and then at the end of the day, they said no, it is true. There are already proposals, and it is going to be sold.

Candido Osorio

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Candido and Diego Osorio

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