Half A Million American Minors Now Live In Mexico

By Claudia Masferrer, Theconversation.com -

While much of the current news has been focused on Central American migrants making their way through Mexico to the U.S., little attention has been paid to a different migration story: the number [...]

Mexico’s AMLO To Zapatistas: Let’s Put Aside Our Differences

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador urged on Sunday for the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) to leave behind differences and no longer fight in order to work for the unity [...]

10 Keys To Understanding Mexico’s Lopez Obrador At A Year Since His Election

By Katu Arkonada, Resumen-english.org -

One year after the triumph of the people, a popular insurrection of votes at the polls, that occurred on July 1, 2018, and 7 months of governing, perhaps the phrase that best characterizes the [...]

AMLO In Office: From Megaprojects To Militarization

By Caitlin Manning, Roarmag.org -

Many on the left, both in Mexico and abroad, welcomed the new president of Mexico, hoping that his progressive rhetoric of a “fourth transformation” augured a new era of positive change in [...]

Chiapas: What Is The Cost Of Justice? Update On The Prisoners In Struggle

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

It has been more than eighty days since the beginning of this process of struggle for justice and freedom. Hours, days, weeks and months; a succession of events that have ranged from resistance [...]

Trump Wants Mexico To Become His Own Border Patrol

By David Brooks, La Jornada -

Donald Trump, head of a political party whose symbol is an elephant, accuses Mexico of taking advantage of the United States for decades, allowing an “invasion” of people and drugs, and he says [...]

Mexico: Indigenous Demand Demilitarization Of Zapatista’s Lands

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

A "Global Action" is being carried out in defense of Mexican indigenous peoples' right to land, territory and autonomy. International networks supporting the Indigenous Council of Government [...]

Border Official Admits Targeting Journalists and Human Rights Advocates With Smuggling Investigations

By Ryan Devereaux, The Intercept -

When first confronted with evidence that it was collaborating with Mexican law enforcement in a sweeping intelligence-gathering operation targeting journalists, activists and attorneys along the [...]

Squalid Migrant Shantytown Forms In Mexican Border City

By Patrick Timmons, Upi.com -

TAPACHULA, Mexico, May 14 (UPI) -- African and Haitian migrants stranded for two months in southern Mexico during an immigration crackdown begun by the United States are living in a roadside [...]

Cinco De Mayo Statement

By the Embassy Protection Collective. -

From inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, DC, 5 of May, 2019. As people from the United States, members of The Embassy Protection Collective have been fulfilling our trust as a [...]

Time Is Running Out For Old And New NAFTA Deal

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Back in December 2018, U.S. President Donald Trump gave Congress a six-month ultimatum to approve the newly signed “United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement” (USMCA), yet as elections loom closer [...]

All Of This, We Have To Defend

By Caitlin Manning and Joe Bender, Roarmag.org -

An indigenous community in the highlands of Chiapas is learning about the theory and practice of agroecology to lessen their dependency on pesticides. ispatches from Resistant Mexico is a series [...]

Thousands Of Workers At US Factories In Mexico Are Striking For Higher Wages

By Alexia Fernández Campbell, Vox.com -

Hundreds of Coca-Cola workers are camping out at a major bottling plant until they get a raise. More than 8,000 Walmart employees were prepared to walk off the job, until management met some of [...]

Tosepan: Resistance And Renewal In Mexico

By Alex Jensen, Localfutures.org -

Since the mid-1980s, Mexico has been a poster child for globalization. Through free trade treaties and structural adjustment policies imposed by international financial institutions, the country [...]