Mexico| Imposition, Irresponsibility, and Deceit : On the Return to In-person Classes

The “Fourth Transformation” government’s attempt to impose a return to in-person classes launched by President López Obrador with the imperative slogan “come rain or shine” is an irresponsible measure. This decision is being made, it seems, in obedience to the directives from UNESCO and other international organisms who have...

Mexico | Murdered Candidates: The Decayed Regime Did Not Change

In this electoral campaign, according to the consulting firm Etellekt, 88 candidates or aspirants to popular elected office have been assassinated. Violence is concentrated in the mayoral positions. President López Obrador said that "some media "magnify" the attacks and murders of candidates in order to "distort" the atmosphere for...

Workers Have No Alternative to Vote For

Elections in Mexico's 32 states are just a few days away. Thousands of executive and legislative positions will be up for election at the state and municipal levels, in addition to the legislators in the federal Chamber of Deputies. Although the "campaign" officially began in April of this year,...

The Foretold Tragedy of Metro Line 12

Responsible: the capitalists and all their subservient governments On the night of Monday the 3rd, the horror at the images of the accident swept the country and the world. Popular indignation grew as the first figures of dead and wounded were made public. But these figures are growing and are...

The Fight Against Chemours in Durango, México

In the eastern edge of the state of Durango in northern Mexico, working-class communities in the region known as La Comarca Lagunera are waging an ongoing fight against the U.S. multinational chemical producing company Chemours. La Comarca, an industrialized desert region, includes the cities of Gómez Palacio, Durango, Torreón,...

US-Mexico: Increased Exploitation and Colonial Plundering

On July 8th, an official visit by President López Obrador to Washington took place. Donald Trump received him saying that he is "a fabulous man", proclaimed him "his friend" and even defined him as "the best president Mexico has ever had". There are many differences in political circumstances between...

Mexico’s Main Source of Income: Exploited and Persecuted Immigrants in the U.S.  

More than 35 million Mexicans - affected by the misery and colonial plundering of this country - have emigrated to the United States for decades in search of a future for their families. In recent years, the overwhelming majority of them have suffered and continue to suffer discrimination, humiliation,...

Evo Morales exiled in Mexico

President López Obrador remarked that he was the one “who gave instructions to offer political asylum” to former Bolivian President Evo Morales. And highlighted that he is proud to head a government that concedes such a right. During a press conference last Tuesday morning he said that his government...

Political and Social Polarization: Coup D’État or Blackmail?

The failed operation in Culiacan, generated a true political earthquake in the high spheres, which continues to replicate. This opened a new regime crisis that is far from over. The speech given, five days after the operation, by retired general Carlos Gaytán Ochoa, with deep criticism of the supreme...

Migrant Caravans: A New Social Movement?

The picture of the Salvadoran Óscar Ramírez and his daughter, Angie, both lifeless and locked in an embrace on the banks of Rio Grande (Río Bravo in Mexico) caused alarm and anger around the world. As usual in moments of collective pain, several politicians came out to express their...

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