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Mexico Massacre

We're Mad as Hell, and We're Not Going to Take It Anymore

Homero Aridjis | Posted 01.22.2015 | World
Homero Aridjis

I was impressed by the degree of anger, by the overwhelming dissatisfaction with the way things are now, by the unanimity of the clamor for change. I felt that a breaking point will soon be reached.

Mexico's President Forced into a Corner

Sergio Sarmiento | Posted 01.21.2015 | World
Sergio Sarmiento

The government is now afraid to use public force to prevent demonstrators from blockading roads and streets, stealing buses and trucks, ransacking supermarkets and torching government buildings. President Peña Nieto has claimed that his patience has limits, but so far the Ayotzinapa movement appears to have forced him into a corner.

Mexican Government -- Tell Us the Truth -- Where are the Ayotzinapa 43?

Ted Lewis | Posted 12.21.2014 | Politics
Ted Lewis

Among the hundreds of thousands of Mexicans pouring into the streets or protesting at Mexican consulates around the world, few doubt that it means the horrid nexus of collaboration between police, military, and criminal actors has come out into the open.

10 Killed In Massacre Near Mexican Border City

AP | RICARDO CHAVEZ | Posted 11.23.2013 | World

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Two gunmen burst into a home east of the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez where people were celebrating a baseball v...

U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Mexican Ex-President Over 1997 Massacre

AP | DAVE COLLINS | Posted 07.22.2013 | Latino Voices

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Ten people suing former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo for $50 million over a 1997 massacre in a Mexican village are taking thei...

Zetas Cartel Denies Role In Massacre

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY — Banners have appeared in northern Mexico signed by the Zetas drug cartel saying the gang was not responsible for killing 49 people...

Mexico Sets Big Reward For Suspects Of Brutal Massacre

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexican prosecutors are offering 8 million pesos ($658,000) for information leading to the capture of two suspects in the massacre...

Juarez Bar Massacre Kills 5, Wounds 9

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Gunmen burst into a bar called "Desesperados" in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez and opened fire on Sunday, kil...

HORRIFYING Mexican Car Wash Massacre Leaves 15 Dead

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Gunmen killed 15 people at a car wash Wednesday in a Mexican Pacific coast state where drug-gang violence has risen this year. It ...