Mexico Readies Navy Ships To Bring Food, Supplies To Cuba

By Raul Cortes, Reuters. -

Mexico will send two navy ships loaded with food and medical supplies to Cuba, the foreign ministry said on Thursday, after President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador blamed the U.S. embargo for [...]

Mexico: Indigenous Mobilization Defends Their Territory

By Brent Patterson, PBI Canada. -

On June 8, PBI-Mexico posted: “On Saturday, May 29, PBI accompanied a mobilisation of the indigenous communities of Mogotavo, Bacajípare and Huetosachi, of the Sierra Tarahumara for the defense [...]

Behind The Virtuous Façade

By Mateo Crossa and James M. Cypher, Dollars And Sense. -

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)—the successor to NAFTA—commenced on July 1, 2020. As the first anniversary of the agreement approaches, too little is known, or knowable, as to [...]

Communities In Guerrero Set Up Road Blockades

By It's Going Down. -

On May 28, 2021, Indigenous communities belonging to the Popular Indigenous Council of Guerrero-Emiliano Zapata, and to the Regional Coordinator of Community Authorities-Community Police-Founding [...]

The United States Should Stop Interfering In Mexico

By La Jornada, Orinoco Tribune -

On Tuesday, May 19, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, president of Mexico, decried that the US government “is already taking too long” to respond to the diplomatic note sent to the US Embassy in [...]

Mexican Supreme Court Ruled In Favor Of Mayan Community

By Nydia Gutiérrez, Earthjustice. -

Mexico City, Mexico — The First Chamber of the Supreme Court of Justice of Mexico confirmed on May 19, 2021 the definitive suspension of the hog farm of the company “Producción Alimentaria [...]

Foreign Capital Is Trying To Crush AMLO’s Energy Reform

By Kawsachun News. -

Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) has vowed to push on in his quest to properly regulate the country’s hydrocarbons industry, despite the obstacles placed by foreign [...]

To Dismantle A Gas Pipeline And Sell It As Scrap Metal

By Daliri Oropeza and Reyna Haydee Ramirez, It's Going Down. -

Loma de Bácum, Sonora: A gigantic metal pipe can be seen at the bottom of a hole in the earth. The family of Carmen García look into the hole which was dug by the people of Loma de Bácum to [...]

175 Years Of Border Invasions

By David Vine, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

Amid renewed fear mongering about an “invasion” at the U.S.-Mexico border, this week’s 175th anniversary of the 1846–1848 war the U.S. government instigated with Mexico is a reminder that [...]

Mexico To Ban Glyphosate, GM Corn

By Timothy A. Wise, Inter Press Service. -

Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador quietly rocked the agribusiness world with his New Year’s Eve decree to phase out use of the herbicide glyphosate and the cultivation of genetically [...]

Zapatistas Need Solidarity After Coffee Harvest Burned

By Solidarity From Below, ROAR Magazine. -

On August 22, 2020, the ORCAO paramilitary organization looted and burned two Zapatista coffee warehouses in Cuxuljá, Chiapas. This is the latest in an accelerating series of attacks on the [...]

Chiapas, The Return Of Paz Y Justicia

By Luis Hernández Navarro, Chiapas Support Committee. -

Terror returned to Tila, Chiapas, hand in hand with the resurgence of the paramilitary group named Desarrollo, Paz y Justicia (Development, Peace and Justice). One after another, armed attacks, [...]

Mexico: First The Poor

By Roger Stoll, Popular Resistance. -

Mexico is a semi-colony with a population of 129 million. Its political, financial and business elites are bound to the US, which receives 80% of Mexican exports. International corporations feast [...]

Mexico: Revolt Demands Access To Water Allotted To US

By It's Going Down, Earth First! -

Since Wednesday July 29, self-organized protests by campesinos and community members have kicked off in the municipality of Rosales in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. These coordinated actions [...]