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Mexican Shoeshiner

The best Mexican shoeshine from Ecuador


Workers whom due to economic crisis have lost their jobs and have had to dust-off the shoeshine box, returning to the work they have been made when they were children: Cleaning shoes.

Born in Ecuador, and works on the main pedestrian street in Madrid "La Gran Vía" and become every morning on the best shoeshine man from mexico, because in his own words: "as Ecuadorian, no one will sit in my chair to let me clean his shoes." Here is the story of one of them.

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