Mexico initiated a historic litigation suing 11 U.S. gun manufacturers in a Massachusetts state Court for illicit trafficking from the United States and the direct impact on Mexican territory.
The reason of State is a spring of power that seeks to hide certain information about a specific fact in order to guarantee the survival of a certain political order.
Two and a half years after the new prison authorities took office, the Ministry of the Interior has not even installed the pre-release table, and in different parts of the country, collectives point out that the government has done nothing to change the situation.
Today Latin America is probably the main reference point for the left in the world. But it is uncertain how long this new wave of leftist governments that have been succeeding each other recently will last.
A few days after Mexico’s rebuff, the U.S. State Department launched a harsh offensive against the Mexican government by calling on its nationals to avoid traveling to Mexico.
In Mexico, thousands of families search unsuccessfully for their missing relatives among the more than 90,000 cases that have accumulated since 2006.
Coauthor Pablo Montaño
The project promoted by AMLO’s government is presented as an alternative to advance towards a supposedly sustainable development. However, it is nothing more than a deepening of the extractive capitalist model.
In Mexico, criminal organizations exert a transversal influence on the party system, regardless of party identities, generating a complex system of political relations that translate into sui generis forms of power.
The lesson of the consultation would be that although AMLO and his party seem unbeatable in the media and social networks, electorally it is perfectly possible to defeat them.
The revocation has been introduced in presidential systems as a mechanism of direct democracy, but in practice, it operates more as a mechanism for measuring forces between the government and the opposition and as a thermometer of the popularity of the incumbent rulers.