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AMLO AND THE ANTI-FASCIST FRONT

By Arturo Gallegos – It is well known that to any progressive change in the politics of a country there is a reaction to the contrary, in other words, the response of the conservative side. Not rarely this resistance of the privileged class to lose its advantages usually ends in violence. Old and recent history […]

Mexico Defies US Sanctions, Offers to Sell Gasoline to Venezuela

CIUDAD DE MEXICO/CARACAS – President of Mexico Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stated his country is willing to sell gasoline to Venezuela on “humanitarian” grounds if asked, defying United States sanctions against the Latin American nation. “If a request were made and it was a matter of humanitarian need, we would do it,” Lopez Obrador said […]

Draining the Swamp: Mexico confirms arrest of corrupt former Oil Company chief

CDMX – The Attorney General’s Office (FGR) confirmed that the former director of the state-owned Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) during Enrique Peña Nieto’s six-year term, Emilio Lozoya Austin, was arrested on Wednesday in Spain.   The agency reported that Lozoya, accused of corruption, is in the hands of the Spanish authorities, who have arrested him in Mallorca. The former official is wanted in Mexico to […]

‘Foreigners Cannot Intrude in Our Country’, Mexican President Says After Meeting US Attorney General

MEXICO CITY – With the administration of President Donald Trump considering declaring Mexican drug cartels terrorist organizations, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador insisted that he does not want US military intervention against them. Mexico’s drug cartels make billions of dollars per year on illegal drug sales in the US and have been locked into […]

Evo Morales leaves Mexico and travels to Cuba

LA PAZ – Former Bolivian President Evo Morales left Mexico for Cuba, according to information from the Mexican Foreign Ministry. “Indeed, today (Friday) Mr. Morales traveled to Cuba in the morning, he informed us that this is a temporary trip,” an official from the Foreign Ministry said. The information was confirmed by the compatriots of […]

Mexican President: ‘Morales Victim of a Coup D’état’

MEXICO CITY – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended granting political asylum to Bolivia’s ex-leader, who stepped down under the military’s pressure last month, saying Evo Morales was the victim of a coup d’état. Addressing a crowd of supporters celebrating his first year in office on Sunday, Obrador spoke in support of Morales and […]