Mexico and Spain, two sides of Venezuela’s crisis

AMLO says he will follow the principle of nonintervention and that he will advocate for a peaceful solution; Sanchez indicates that the position of Spain is not to remove and put governments but to guarantee fair elections. The presidents of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and the government of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, showed their differences…

Mexican President rates “Fitch Ratings” as hypocrites

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador described Wednesday as “very hypocritical” the reduction of the rating agency Fitch Ratings on Pemex’s debt. “It is very hypocritical what these organizations do, that they allowed looting, that they endorsed the so-called energy reform, that they knew that foreign investment did not come (to Mexico), that investment in Pemex…

Mexico moves in the opposite direction to world neo-fascism: David Harvey

Harvey pointed out that Mexico is moving in a direction radically opposed to the neo-fascism of many countries in Europe and to the madness that exists in the United States, said the English theorist at the UNAM, in the framework of the conference entitled “What is neoliberalism and how to defeat him?” David Harvey pointed…

Hollywood only uses Yalitza, says academic of the UNAM

Yalitza Aparicio, the protagonist of Rome, has gone from leading a modest life to gain fame worldwide, so many questions whether that is an advance towards diversity or we are facing a product more Hollywood. Since the film of Alfonso Cuarón was released, Yalitza -from a humble family in Oaxaca- is living a dream that…

Trump, a shoe stone on AMLO’s anti-drug policy

A power factor that the Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, will have to deal with in the heterodox strategy he plans to implement to combat violence and drug trafficking is the government headed by President Donald Trump in the United States. Not only because the US president conceives the fight against drugs as a…

Mexico 1968, today’s political legacy

[Politics]: The revocation of the mandate of the executive positions of the entire State must be a new means to resolve political conflicts that frequently occur. The right to choose must be accompanied by the right to revoke mandates

Mexican peso adds 9 weeks with gains, the longest streak in 20 years!

In the last nine weeks, the Mexican currency accumulated an advance of 7.43 per cent, a situation that places it as the best performing among the most globally traded.The second and third positions were for the Japanese yen and the pound sterling, with appreciations of 3.58 and 3.47 per cent, in each case. The main driver of the recovery of the Mexican currency in the day was the weakness of the dollar in the international market, within a context of lack of economic news.

Educate the ‘mirreyes’

The youth of the Mexican elite study in schools that strengthen their relations with the world of privilege. What happens when they put themselves in the shoes of the workers of lower strata? Andrea Cortés learned that in Office Max the only chairs in the store are those that are sold to customers and that,…

Indigenous and black people ask Duque to resume dialogues with the ELN

The members of the Ethnic Commission for Peace request the president to reconsider his position against this guerrilla and offer themselves as mediators in the search for a negotiated solution to the conflict. The indigenous peoples and black members of the Ethnic Commission for Peace expressed their concern at President Duque’s announcement to break the…

Children of Pemex

The childhood of Andrés Manuel López Obrador was forged around oil. The wealth of his state, his life and that of his people made him a child of oil, his political culture was born and developed in Pemex. The world has evolved, the oil sentiment of López Obrador has not. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador…

Italians… Mussolini has returned?

A declassed petty bourgeoisie, frightened by the perception of a foreign invasion; a party that invokes the antipolitical and suspicious of the activity of the Parliament in a climate of decomposition and economic crisis. Much noise: from sabres and propaganda speakers. And, at the end of the stairs of the Quirinal Palace, a strong man…

Socialist dystopia

They fight with socialism that does not exist. They fight against an anti-utopia that does not belong to anyone. They imagine a world without family, without order, without a market, without freedom. The right-wing liberals of the world invented a ghost, they hung the sign of socialism and now they are seeing it everywhere, especially,…