John Gibler is a writer based in Mexico and author of Mexico Unconquered: Chronicles of Power and Revolt (City Lights, 2009). His articles have appeared in such alternative media as Z Magazine, ZNet, In These Times, Left Turn, The Indypendent, ColorLines, and Yes! Magazine. He comments frequently on Democracy Now! and Flashpoints on KPFA and has appeared as an analyst on KPFK, WBAI, and CNN.