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 [...]

US Left Needs Humility To Understand The Politics Of México

By Bill Gallegos, Portside. -

Nearly all US media articles about the visit characterize it as AMLO abandoning his progressive principles and shamefully kowtowing to Donald Trump, despite the latter’s obvious racism towards [...]

The Arts And Symbolism In Mexico’s Feminist Movement

By Poncho Hernández, Nonviolent Conflict. -

Last August, during a press conference with Mexico City’s police chief, a group of young women were seen breaking windows and throwing pink glitter in the police chief’s face. This was to demand [...]

Mexico: Leaked Documents Reveal Right-Wing Plan To Overthrow AMLO

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Some of the most powerful forces in Mexico are uniting in a campaign to try to topple the country’s first left-wing president in decades, Andrés Manuel López Obrador. And they apparently have [...]

Disobedient Peace As A Form Of Non-Cooperation With Inhumanity

By Peace Science Digest. -

Peace is often viewed as the absence of violence, individuals and groups getting along, and, simply, an orderly life within and between societies. In this view, peace is often thought to be [...]

Hundreds Of Maquiladora Workers Dying After Back-To-Work Orders

On Saturday, the health secretary of Northern Baja California announced that 432 of the 519 people who have officially died from the virus in the state were maquiladora workers. In Baja cities [...]

Mexico: The Way To The Possible New World

By Gerardo Fernández Casanova, Resumen. -

It is necessary to rethink our culture – in the very first place that part that refers to the relationship of the individual with others and with nature – to redesign the forms of societal [...]

Following Mexico’s Worker Strikes, The US Steps In To Keep Border Factories Open

By David Bacon, Truthout. -

In Washington, D.C., President Trump is trying his best to reopen closed meatpacking plants, as packinghouse workers catch the COVID-19 virus and die. In Tijuana, Mexico, where workers are dying [...]

The Women Of Candelaria

By Caitlin Manning and Joe Bender, ROAR Magazine. -

Dispatches from Resistant Mexico is a series of short documentaries from southern Mexico, each depicting one of the thousands of pockets of resistance throughout Latin America that are in [...]

When Fear Became Fury: Mexican Women Shake Society

By Arturo Rodriguez, Marxist.com -

Every day, 10 women are murdered on average in Mexico. Yet open violence is only the tip of the iceberg. Mexican women face constant harassment, discrimination and humiliation at home, in the [...]

A Day Without Women: Strikes In Mexico Follow Huge Rallies

By Josue Gonzalez, Frank Jack Daniel, Reuters.com -

The wildcat strike, dubbed “a day without us,” is intended to show what life would be like if women vanished from society. It followed a series of massive protests on Sunday to mark International [...]

Nazi Salutes, Molotov Cocktails Rock Massive Mexico Women’s March

By Daina Beth Solomon, Reuters.com -

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A group of women outside Mexico City’s main cathedral clashed on Sunday with men protesting abortion who made Nazi salutes, among scuffles that left dozens injured during [...]

Mexican Women Plan Historic Strike Against Femicides

By Isabella Cora, Open Democracy. -

On 10 February, two Mexican newspapers published leaked photos of the mutilated body of Ingrid Escamilla, a 25-year-old woman who was murdered and skinned from head to toe by her [...]

Mexican Supreme Court Stormed & Vandalized As Hundreds March Against Femicide

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

On Sunday, February 23, hundreds of women marched in the northern Mexican city of Hermosillo, the capital of Sonora, as part of a recent wave of militant women’s protests in Mexico against the [...]

Mexico: “Bring The Perpetrators Of The Murders Of Women To Justice!”

By Staff, Socialistorganizer.org -

Mexico is in shock. In the span of just a few days, the lifeless body of a seven-year-old girl, kidnapped after being abducted from school, was found. Then the body of another young girl, [...]