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Post-Election, Mexico's #YoSoy132 Movement Faces Uncertain Future

Alexander Ragir | Posted 10.29.2012 | World
Alexander Ragir

The Mexican youth movement #YoSoy132 shook up the debate before the country's presidential elections in July. Now that the ballots have closed, #YoSoy132 is trying to find its footing in the nation's political scene.

Mexico's Real Movement for Democracy

Laura Carlsen | Posted 10.07.2012 | World
Laura Carlsen

Weeks after Mexico's presidential elections, thousands of people have turned out to protest the declared winner, Enrique Peña Nieto, and the imminent return to power of the party that ruled Mexico for more than seven decades.

Mexico's Election Spotlights Online Media's Potential

Alexander Ragir | Posted 09.25.2012 | World
Alexander Ragir

Mexican students that organized massive protests against the country's biggest broadcaster earlier this month may not have seen their favored candidate win, but they did spotlight how online media can seize the political agenda in a country with little media competition.

Molly O'Toole

YoSoy132 Raises Students' Voice In Mexico's Elections | Molly O'Toole | Posted 07.03.2012 | World

Saturday night, on the eve of Mexico's presidential election, tens of thousands of protesters marched with candles through Mexico City, according to E...

Mexico's Leftist Runner-Up Won't Concede Defeat

Posted 07.02.2012 | World

Andrés Manuel López Obrador, long the underdog of Mexico's presidential election, has said he won't concede defeat until final votes are tallied in ...

YoSoy132: How A Mexican Student Protest Was Born (WATCH)

Posted 06.30.2012 | Latino Voices

On May 11, 2012 Enrique Peña Nieto, Mexican presidential candidate and member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) walked into Mexico City...

Debate #132: Mexican Youth Get Politicians Talking

Fundacion MEPI | Posted 08.25.2012 | World
Fundacion MEPI

The Mexican university student movement known as #YoSoy132 hit another milestone June 19 -- it held the first student-led presidential debate.

My name is... and #IAm132

Fundacion MEPI | Posted 08.08.2012 | World
Fundacion MEPI

Until a few months ago, two out of every ten Mexican university students paid little attention to politics. The man who woke them up is presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto from the former ruling Partido Revolucionario Institucional.

#YoSoy132: Mexican Elections, Media, and Immigration

Voto Latino | Posted 08.07.2012 | Latino Voices
Voto Latino

Powerful Mexican elites are set on crowning their favored candidate as the next President: Enrique Peña Nieto of the PRI party. The Yo Soy 132 movement has risen to challenge Peña Nieto and what he represents.