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Mexico’s Finance Minister Says He’ll Run for President

By PAULINA VILLEGASNOV. 27, 2017 President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico, right, announcing the resignation on Monday of José Antonio Meade, the finance minister. CreditJose Mendez/European Pressphoto Agency MEXICO CITY — Mexico...
 
 
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Vicente Fox: Borders Can’t Protect Us

By VICENTE FOX QUESADANOV. 30, 2017 CreditBen Wiseman September brought great sadness, frustration and anger when the president of the United States, Donald Trump, called on Congress to phase out DACA, or the Deferred Action fo...
 
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California to sue Trump administration over plan for U.S.-Mexico border wall

 California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra plans to announce a lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of the state that will challenge President Trump’s proposal to build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, a project Becerra has called “medieval...
 
 
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Violent crime in Mexico is at a 20-year high. This is why Mexico’s political parties don’t fix it.

By Jennifer Bejar and Michael Wilson Becerril September 29 Women carry a banner that reads in Spanish “#We want ourselves alive” during a demonstration to protest violence against women in Mexico City on Sept. 17, 2017. (Eduard...
 
 
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Mexico’s earthquake aftermath threatens political tremors

Bureaucracy and financial concerns lead to fears of shoddy reconstruction Please use the sharing tools found via the email icon at the top of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a breach of FT.com T&Cs and Co...
 

 
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You Won’t Like Mexico When It’s Angry

President Trump’s insults are pushing the Mexican political system into dangerous territory. By JORGE GUAJARDO September 11, 2017 n his landmark 1985 book, Distant Neighbors, Alan Riding, then the New York Times’ Mexico C...
 
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Mexican leftist Lopez Obrador leads presidential race polls

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican leftist presidential hopeful Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador showed leads over potential rivals in two newspaper polls published Wednesday, shortly after he unveiled key policies of his campaig...
 

 
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Pixar’s Coco celebrates Mexico in times of Trump

With US-Mexican relations at their lowest point in recent memory, Disney Pixar has released Coco, a cinematic celebration of Mexico that its director said is an antidote to the “negativity” of the current political ...
 
 
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Fitch: Blame Politics For NAFTA Breakdown

Kenneth Rapoza , CONTRIBUTOR Together against Trump? Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, right, and Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico’s president, arrive during a welcoming ceremony at the Palacio Nacional in Mexico C...
 
 
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Murder of three teens in Mexico led police to a fugitive US polygamist and his dark world

Rancho el Negro in Ciudad Cuauhtémoc. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images Rancho El Negro is a five-hectare property amid rolling fields of corn and cotton at the foothills of a lonely mountain outside the town of Ciudad Cuauhtémo...