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Mexico

Trump against the World

June 6, 2017 // La Jornada - Mexico - Spanish

It is desirable that this extraordinary example of ineptitude and egotism will be added to the many other factors eroding the property magnate’s presidency.

Trump Takes on Tourism

June 3, 2017 // El Universal - Mexico - Spanish

We have insisted many times before in this column that although an official stance usually places tourism as a top priority, even spelled out as such in the General Law for Tourism, in practice its effects are discreet and can be more rhetoric than action. This same thing happens in Mexico as it does elsewhere: [Read more]

The Wall and Flaco

June 3, 2017 // El País - Spain - Spanish

Getting around the border between the U.S. and Mexico is a profitable business for the cartels. The only way to put an end to drug trafficking and illegal immigration is to open the borders.

United States and Mexico: Self-Deception

May 31, 2017 // Excélsior - Mexico - Spanish

<i>Twenty years ago, statements by Rex Tillerson and John Kelly blaming the origin of violence in Mexico on the high consumption of drugs in the United States may have had some journalistic or sociological value. Today, the secretary of state and the Homeland Security secretary repeat banal phrases to which only the [Read more]

Words of the Trumpists

May 30, 2017 // Le Vif - Belgium - French

<i>As CNN’s star commentator, Van Jones, acknowledged, Donald Trump should have really become president on Feb. 28 at his first address to Congress.</i> In a tone that was sober and presidential, optimistic and cheerful, he emphatically paid tribute to soldier Ryan Owens, who was killed in Yemen. “That was one [Read more]
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