Jim Cohen, a U.S. native, lives in France and is a professor at the University of Paris 3 (Sorbonne Nouvelle). He is a member of the editorial board of the journal Mouvements. During the Mexican elections he was one of about 100 international election observers with the International Network of Scholars and Citizens for Democracy (#RUCD).
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Tuesday, July 03, 2018
AMLO Presidente! A New Era for Mexico?
The months leading up to the July 1st victory of Mexican president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador were fraught with uncertainty: would entrenched economic and political interests ever allow him to win? The attempt to prevent him from ever becoming president succeeded twice, in 2006 and 2012,...