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Mexico's Lopez Obrador Has to Stand Up to Trump

The newly elected Mexican president will have to prove that his promises to confront Trump are more than just rhetoric.

Miguel Guevara ·

Leftist Landslide in Mexico

Imagine for a moment if Bernie Sanders had won the 2016 presidential election. That's a little bit like what has just happened in Mexico.

Reese Erlich ·

Next Stop for the Global ‘Bernie’ Movement: Mexico?

After many disappointments, the left-populist alternative looks primed for a big win in Mexico.

John Feffer ·

Claiming Early 18-Point Lead, Leftist Mexican Presidential Candidate Rips Trump's "Contemptuous Attitude"

"Neither Mexico nor its people will be the piñata of any foreign government," he said.

Andrea Germanos ·

Trade Wars and Diminished Credibility

The U.S. remains in a precarious economic situation, as does the world, and that means Trump's trade war and nationalism, coupled with bank deregulation, could inflict more risk on depleted economies.

Nomi Prins ·

Rewriting Biological History: Trump Border Wall Puts Wildlife at Risk

A wall running the entire nearly 2,000-mile frontier from the Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico, conservationists warn, would be catastrophic for borderland ecosystems and many wildlife species, undoing years of environmental cooperation between the two countries to protect animals that must move freely or die.

Rebecca Kessler ·

Tweeting While Rome Burns: The World According to Trump

(Or how to build a wall and lose an empire)

Alfred W. McCoy ·

Is Trump Undermining the Conservative Commitment to the Free-Flow of Capital by Connecting Immigrant Remittances to Border Wall Funding?

Not only would Trump's attack on remittances be cruel and harsh for individuals and families on both sides of the border, it would also not be nearly enough to pay for his ridiculous wall.

Ezra Rosser ·

'Devastating': Massive Quake Collapses Buildings and Kills Hundreds in Mexico

The quake hit a little over a week after an 8.2 magnitude tremor slammed Mexico, triggering tsunami warnings and killing hundreds

Jake Johnson ·

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