• In this Dossier: (1) Do Macron and [Prime Minister] Philippe Really Think They Can Get Away With It? 2) What Is the “Yellow Vests” Movement? 3) Trade Unions Come to the Fore … on Working-Class Grounds 4) Youth Rise Up … and Face Unheard of Repression * * * * * * * * * * (1) Do Macron and [Prime Minister] Philippe Really Think They Can Get Away With It? (Editorial by Daniel Gluckstein — Tribune des Travailleurs N°167 — December 5, 2018) The announcement on [...]
  • By ALAN BENJAMIN On February 5, 2014, Andrés Manuel López Obrador filed legal charges against Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on the grounds the president’s “energy reform” law and other counter-reforms — all implemented to conform to the terms of the NAFTA agreement — were the actions of a “traitor to his country.” In a speech to the press conference held immediately after filing the charges against Peña Nieto with the Attorney General’s Office [...]
  • Statement of CORCI México (November 22, 2018) More than 10,000 Hondurans, Salvadorans and Guatemalans — after traveling across Mexican territory — have arrived at the U.S. border. Most have settled in the city of Tijuana, on the border with San Diego. Their demand is to enter the United States and apply for asylum. Half the members of the caravan are women and children, underscoring the drama involved in embarking on this journey, leaving everything behind to seek a better life. Donald [...]