Sep 30, 2012
The Landau film for the month of October portrays the epic confrontation by impoverished peasants against large landowners and government forces in Mexico’s poorest state, Chiapas.
Sep 20, 2012
Mexican families touched by the drug war have brought their Caravan for Peace to the U.S., laying the groundwork for a binational peace movement.
Sep 3, 2012
We welcome the U.S. Peace Caravan, which will reach Washington, DC, after a long journey throughout Mexico and the United States.
Aug 1, 2012
The recent elections in Mexico have created a youth-led movement for change.
Jul 26, 2012
Mexico has strict gun control laws. Who knew?
Jul 12, 2012
Judging by the vast street protests against his election, Mexicans aren’t buying their new president-elect’s claims to reform.
Jul 5, 2012
Join us for a brown bag discussion of what’s been happening in Mexico. IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Pérez-Rocha and Media Relations Manager Lacy MacAuley were present for the Mexican elections.
Jun 29, 2012
The Mexican left is fighting a long political tradition of corruption and electoral fraud.
Jun 14, 2012
Nor can they be checked without proper civilian oversight.
Jun 8, 2012
As Mexico becomes the G-20 chair for 2012, its embrace of a neoliberal agenda of deregulation and privatization show a poor track record on all the group’s goals.
May 28, 2012
Bribery is as American as apple pie.
May 24, 2012
It’s not fair to blame Mexicans for portraying cartel operators as Robin Hoods when their police are often corrupt and their president’s policies ineffective.
May 23, 2012
Mexican attempt to clean up corruption may not be what it seems.
May 21, 2012
Shortly after Mexican President Felipe Calderon ordered the military to deal with drug trafficking, the cartels began openly offering soldiers jobs.
May 15, 2012
Mexico’s elections will determine if current President Felipe Calderon’s bloody strategy of targeting cartel leaders will endure.