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Boston Globe
Body count points to a Mexican military out of controlthan 70 years, to the period after the country emerged from civil war. To maint
Body count points to a Mexican military out of control
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
than 70 years, to the period after the country emerged from civil war. To maintain stability, historians say, the governing Institutional Revolutionary Party reached a pact with the armed forces: In exchange for near total autonomy, the military... Read more
20h
Guardian Unlimited
'There are two governments': Mexican elections held in shadow of the cartelsthe lawlessness in Ciudad Victoria on organized crime. He pins the blame on Mex
'There are two governments': Mexican elections held in shadow of the cartels
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 hours ago
the lawlessness in Ciudad Victoria on organized crime. He pins the blame on Mexico’s politicians – especially the incumbent Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). “The feeling right now is that people are blaming the PRI for all that we’re going... Read more
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NBC News
Mexican Politician Luis H. Alvarez Dies at 96state capital by going on a hunger strike to protest alleged PRI vote-rigging i
Mexican Politician Luis H. Alvarez Dies at 96
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
state capital by going on a hunger strike to protest alleged PRI vote-rigging in local elections. At that time the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, had an iron grip on the presidency and most of Mexico's political system that... Read more
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ABC News
Longtime Mexican Politician Luis H. Alvarez Dies at 96of that state in 1956 and made an unsuccessful bid for the presidency as the PA
Longtime Mexican Politician Luis H. Alvarez Dies at 96
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
of that state in 1956 and made an unsuccessful bid for the presidency as the PAN candidate in 1958. At that time the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, had an iron grip on the presidency and most of Mexico's political system that... Read more
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The China Post
Nieto seeks to legalize gay marriage in Mexicogender has been changed. Constitutional reforms must be approved by a two-third
Nieto seeks to legalize gay marriage in Mexico
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
gender has been changed. Constitutional reforms must be approved by a two-third majority of Congress, where Pena Nieto's Institutional Revolutionary Party and its allies hold a majority. State legislatures must then approve the legislation before... Read more
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Raw Story
Mexican president Peña Nieto proposes legalizing same-sex marriage nationwidegender has been changed. Constitutional reforms must be approved by a two-thir
Mexican president Peña Nieto proposes legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
gender has been changed. Constitutional reforms must be approved by a two-third majority of Congress, where Pena Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party and its allies hold a majority. State legislatures must then approve the legislation before... Read more
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Fortune
What Rousseff’s Impeachment and Trump’s Rise Says About Eliteswho is the first independent to ever be elected governor of a Mexican state. A
What Rousseff’s Impeachment and Trump’s Rise Says About Elites
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
who is the first independent to ever be elected governor of a Mexican state. A lifelong member of the long-dominant PRI (Institutional Revolutionary Party), he broke with the PRI and was elected governor in 2015. He may well have higher... Read more
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Wired News
Bots Unite to Automate the Presidential ElectionGawker reported in 2011 that Newt Gingrich’s campaign bought more than a millio
Bots Unite to Automate the Presidential Election
Wired News / Posted 11 days ago
Gawker reported in 2011 that Newt Gingrich’s campaign bought more than a million fake followers. Outside the US, Mexico’s Institutional Revolutionary Party was caught using thousands of bots to spread campaign messages. This is only the start.... Read more
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Rappler
Mexico court clears 3 soldiers in 2014 gang suspect massacredrug violence and toward his ambitious economic reform agenda. But while his p
Mexico court clears 3 soldiers in 2014 gang suspect massacre
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
drug violence and toward his ambitious economic reform agenda. But while his popularity has dropped to 30 percent, his Institutional Revolutionary Party and its allies still managed to keep their majority in the lower house of Congress in... Read more
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Raw Story
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicinemust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicine
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto’s centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in “a very efficient way” in some countries where... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mexico debates legalising opium for medicineCongress must first focus on the dagga bill. One backer of such a measure, Sen
Mexico debates legalising opium for medicine
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Congress must first focus on the dagga bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Peña Nieto's centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in "a very efficient way" in some countries where... Read more
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The Manila Times
FOCUS Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicinemust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
FOCUS Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicine
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto’s centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in “a very efficient way” in some countries where... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mexico debates legalising opium poppy for medicinemust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
Mexico debates legalising opium poppy for medicine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto's centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in "a very efficient way" in some countries where... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mexico mulls medicinal opium poppymust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
Mexico mulls medicinal opium poppy
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto's centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in "a very efficient way" in some countries where... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicinemust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto's centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in "a very efficient way" in some countries where... Read more
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Rappler
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicinemust first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator
Mexico debates legalizing opium poppy for medicine
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
must first focus on the marijuana bill. One backer of such a measure, Senator Miguel Romo, of Pena Nieto's centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), said opium poppies are regulated in "a very efficient way" in some countries where... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Stop stealingimportant measure to grant independence to a new anti-corruption prosecutor, ma
Stop stealing
Namibia Economist / Posted 16 days ago
important measure to grant independence to a new anti-corruption prosecutor, mainly because of the opposition of the Institutional Revolutionary Party of President Enrique Peña Nieto. Unless Congress calls an extraordinary session and the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Mexico's marijuana fair pushes for legalisationthat paved the way for liberalisation of Mexico's marijuana laws and a senator
Mexico's marijuana fair pushes for legalisation
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 19 days ago
that paved the way for liberalisation of Mexico's marijuana laws and a senator from President Enrique Pena Nieto's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party told Reuters earlier this year that a bill permitting the use of medical marijuana should... Read more
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Reuters
Maverick Mexico governor tips Trump to win U.S. presidencyin a Trump presidency as the real estate mogul is known as a job creator, Rodri
Maverick Mexico governor tips Trump to win U.S. presidency
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
in a Trump presidency as the real estate mogul is known as a job creator, Rodriguez said. Once a member of Mexico's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, Rodriguez won a landslide election victory in one of the country's wealthiest... Read more
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walesonline
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these playersin Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to the reigns of other parties and
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these players
walesonline / Posted 26 days ago
in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to the reigns of other parties and presidents in recent history. The Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) is certainly an institution. It held power for 71 years before losing the presidency... Read more
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dna
Mexico anti-corruption bill hits hurdle, government on defensiveThose changes were dependent on secondary legislation meant to pass in a year,
Mexico anti-corruption bill hits hurdle, government on defensive
dna / Posted 26 days ago
Those changes were dependent on secondary legislation meant to pass in a year, yet by the end of April, his centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) had only submitted proposals for five of the seven laws the package comprises. The... Read more
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Reuters
Mexico anti-corruption bill hits hurdle, government on defensivechanges were dependent on secondary legislation meant to pass in a year, yet by
Mexico anti-corruption bill hits hurdle, government on defensive
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
changes were dependent on secondary legislation meant to pass in a year, yet by the end of April, his centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) had only submitted proposals for five of the seven laws the package comprises. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Experts stymied in search for 'Mexican students' fateof the Mexican news media. Such delay tactics and obfuscation have reminded ma
Experts stymied in search for 'Mexican students' fate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
of the Mexican news media. Such delay tactics and obfuscation have reminded many observers of the classic moves of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, sometimes called the "perfect dictatorship". "This felt like the old-style PRI... Read more
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Reuters
Driven up the wall by Trump, Mexico looks to recast image in U.S.in the diplomatic service. "It was a bad decision from the start," said a seni
Driven up the wall by Trump, Mexico looks to recast image in U.S.
Reuters / Posted a month ago
in the diplomatic service. "It was a bad decision from the start," said a senior lawmaker inside Pena Nieto's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI. "They didn't grasp the size of the problem." Basanez was cast aside this month,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In major shift, Mexico president proposes relaxing marijuana lawspaving the way for a liberalization of weed regulations. After the ruling, Cri
In major shift, Mexico president proposes relaxing marijuana laws
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
paving the way for a liberalization of weed regulations. After the ruling, Cristina Diaz, of Pena Nieto's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party, presented a bill to allow the import of medical marijuana products. In January, she told... Read more
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