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Massive Demonstration of Support for Lopez Obrador in Mexico City

AMLO was elected in 2018 and heralded as the Bernie Sanders of Mexico.

Common Dreams staff ·



Biden's Disastrous Choice to Exclude Nations From Summit of the Americas

U.S. neighbors say the president's reported "democracy vs. autocracy" invite list is a no-go and are willing to forgo the whole thing.

Aileen Teague ·


In Rebuke to Biden, Mexico Says No Nation Should Be Excluded from Americas Summit

"Nobody should exclude anyone," said Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, challenging U.S. President Joe Biden's effort to ostracize Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela.

Kenny Stancil ·


Mexican Lawmakers Approve Bill to Nationalize Lithium

"Lithium belongs to Mexicans, not to transnational corporations," said one legislator.

Kenny Stancil ·


Mexico Wants to Import Non-GMO Corn and US Farmers Say They Can Deliver It

Mexico's GMO corn ban presents an opportunity for U.S. farmers to supply non-GMO corn south of the border.

Ken Roseboro ·


Mexico's Decision to Ban Glyphosate Has Rocked the Agribusiness World

GM corn presidential decree comes despite intense pressure from industry, U.S. authorities.

Timothy A. Wise ·


Calling War 'Irrational,' President of Mexico Rejects Trump Offer to Send US Army to Wipe Drug Gangs 'Off Face of the Earth'

"We have to act independently and according to our constitution, and in line with our tradition of independence and sovereignty," said Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

Jake Johnson ·


'Don't Let Them Send Me Back': Stopped Inches From US Border After 1,500 Mile Journey, Viral Photos Show Mother's Plea for Son's Life

"See the mother's desperation...That desperation should not be treated as a crime. Asylum is a human right."

Julia Conley ·


Teens in Cage Protest Trump Immigration Policies Outside UN, Demanding Action From Human Rights Council

"Children belong in school and with their families, not caged in detention centers."

Jessica Corbett ·

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