Mexico is finally raising its voice.
Trump made decisions opposing NAFTA, with the logic of a grocery store clerk unable to look at the big picture of trade, the economy and the trilateral relationship.
We have two terrible presidents. That is the sad reality of Mexico and the United States.
When we needed two capable leaders during one of the most difficult moments of the troubled bilateral relationship, Enrique Peña Nieto and Donald Trump fell upon us. We could say it is bad luck. But the reality is that it is [Read more]
Trump’s wall plan ... buries the image of the United States as a land of welcome.
The deportation of mothers and fathers ... is an unjustifiable attack on minors: the United States against its own children.
These actions help draw the attention of the international community to the extent to which anti-immigrant measures, built on racist and xenophobic sentiments, endanger international peace and security.
Trump represents a threat to worldwide geopolitical stability ... but Latin Americans and those from the Caribbean should view this new context as an opportunity.
Examples of foreign policy combined with other internal policies reflect that the true war of Donald Trump lies in deconstructing the system.
According to Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs there are regions in the world considered hostile for Mexicans – Egypt, Ethiopia, Haiti, Nigeria, Palestine, Honduras, Lebanon … and the USA.
We are worse than the U.S. immigration authorities. Much worse, in fact.
Here in Mexico there have been cases in which immigration agents were linked to groups of the Mafia, participating in areas such as human trafficking or drug trafficking; here there is no enforcement of human rights during the detention of [Read more]