A delegation of indigenous leaders from Mexico is gathering signatures among Mexican immigrants in the United States to nominate Nahua healer Maria de Jesus Patricio Martinez to run in Mexico’s presidential elections this July.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 26 PROGRAM # 8252 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Although Marichuy, an independent contender to be a candidate for the Mexican presidency, cannot gather a million signatures demanded by the electoral authorities to participate officially in the elections, the activist and indigenous spokeswoman herself has explained that the real purpose of her candidacy […]
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24 PROGRAM # 8250 12:00 PM PT Historic Race for Mexico’s Presidency. A top representative of a broad coalition of indigenous peoples in Mexico tours the US speaking about pressing issues of indigenous communities, including the years-long fight of the Yaqui tribe in Northern Mexico for the right to the Yaqui River, their […]
(Español) En dicho asalto, ocurrido entre Tepalcatepec y Buenavista, en el estado mexicano de Michoacán, “sujetos fuertemente armados en dos camionetas pararon, amenazaron y confiscaron con violencia celulares y equipos fotográficos a periodistas que acompañaban el recorrido”.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 19 PROGRAM # 8247 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Citizens of all ages, mainly young people, go to public plazas to endorse with their voter identification cards the indigenous candidacy of María de Jesús Patricio Martínez. She must submit a million signatures to the electoral authorities in order to officially participate in the […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 12 PROGRAM # 8242 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Mexican Senators on the left will ask Mexico’ Supreme Court of Justice for the repeal of the Internal Security Law, signed in December by Enrique Peña Nieto. The legislators point out that, in terms of security, the new law gives absolute powers to the […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 5 PROGRAM # 8237 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Although farmers’ organizations of Mexico say they are dissatisfied with the agricultural policies that, in 24 years of Free Trade Agreement, have reduced by almost 50 percent the agricultural production of the country, in fact, its leaders have not organized to force the government […]
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 29 PROGRAM # 8232 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A story of achievement and dedication was starred for 14 years by the Singing Children of the Chalco Valley and its musical director Leszched Zabadka. The opera singer of Polish nationality was designated in 1990 to direct the musical reception to Pope John Paul […]
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 8227 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A story of achievement and dedication was starred for 14 years by the Singing Children of the Chalco Valley and its musical director Leszched Zabadka. The opera singer of Polish nationality was designated in 1990 to direct the musical reception to Pope John Paul […]
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15 PROGRAM # 8222 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Despite the call of national and international agencies to curb the law that legalizes the participation of the military in tasks of public security, the congressional majority that President Enrique Peña Nieto controls, approved the Domestic Security Law within a week. Thus, eleven years […]