Minds of the Movement

An ICNC blog on the people and power of civil resistance

Michael Wilson Becerril

Michael Wilson Becerril is a Mexico City native, an activist researcher, a Peace Scholar at the US Institute of Peace (2017-2018), and a PhD Candidate at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His work has been supported by fellowships from the University of California, the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, the Council on Hemispheric Affairs, and the UCSC Chicano/Latino Research Center, among others. He has been a teacher, organizer, student body president, journalist, creator and co-host of a news radio show, and News Editor of his undergraduate university’s newspaper.