Los 43

Neither pardon nor forgiveness

“In the midst of the polarization and loneliness lived in a country like Mexico, we…

Los 43: One year later

A year after the disappearance of the 43 students of Ayotzinapa’s Raúl Isidro Burgos teachers college, San Francisco activists marched through the streets of the Mission District to remember and to demand justice for the casualties of criminal violence in Mexico.

News Briefs October 8-21, 2015

Bay Area, state, national and international news in brief from October 8 through 21, 2015.

Killing with impunity: we’ve had enough

The 43 slain university students of Ayotzinapa died because on Sept. 26 they commandeered several public buses and blocked a highway (a common form or political protest in Mexico), and by doing so interfered with the wife of the mayor of Iguala, one of the most violent and corrupt cities in Guerrero, one of Mexico’s most violent and corrupt states.