Tag archive for ‘mexico politics’
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

ANALYSIS: Mexico starts 2018 in the midst of discordant scenario

Prensa Latina, Cuba’s official government news agency, provides this analysis of Mexico’s delicate situation at the start of 2018… Mexicans begin 2018 amid a discordant scenario, of lawsuits between More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 11th, 2017

Conservative Anaya seeks presidency in new left-right coalition

MEXICO CITY — Mexican opposition leader Ricardo Anaya said on Sunday Dec. 10 he would seek to win the presidency in a left-right alliance after stepping down as head of the conservative National Action Party More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

COMMENT: Is “populist” López Obrador Mexico’s answer to Trump?

“It’s the same populism as Trump. Trump has divided the United States, and now López Obrador has divided Mexicans.” That’s how author and political commentator Francisco Martín Moreno describes More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Leftist presidential candidate AMLO vows economic stability, austere government

MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s leftist presidential hopeful Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador vowed on Monday Nov. 20 to boost infrastructure spending but guard economic stability, while his team reiterated that ongoing More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 20th, 2017

COMMENT: Mexico’s 2018 presidential election is about impunity

Macario Schettino, a professor at the School of Government at Mexico’s Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, writes in Americas Quarterly about the difficult situation our country will go through More...