January 24, 2023
Santiago Navarro F for Avispa Midia

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador entered office promising not to grant new mining licenses. But concessions have been authorized in Indigenous territories.

August 21, 2020
Shannon Young

As the pandemic devastates the country, presidential priorities include a train circuit, pipeline infrastructure, and a refinery.

July 16, 2020
Samantha Demby

En la región Mixe de Oaxaca, la comunidad de Ayutla ha estado sin agua potable durante tres años.

July 15, 2020
Samantha Demby

In Oaxaca's Mixe region, the community of Ayutla has been without potable tap water for three years.

December 2, 2019
Samantha Demby

A Canadian corporation sponsors tourist events in southern Mexico. Local communities accuse Fortuna Silver Mines of appropriating their culture to whitewash a record of violations.

October 3, 2019
Cecilia Nowell

Oaxaca's monumental decision last week to decriminalize abortion is part of a larger "Green Tide" movement across Latin America. 

May 30, 2019
Samantha Demby

Una red de diversas comunidades ribereñas en México ha logrado detener la construcción de una mega represa. Ahora, se están organizando para revitalizar su cultura y para fortalecer su autogestión de los recursos naturales.

May 6, 2019
Samantha Demby

In southern Mexico, a multi-ethnic network of towns has halted the construction of a mega-dam. Now they are organizing to manage their own natural resources and revitalize their culture as native water protectors.

July 10, 2018
Evan Neuhausen

An interview with two members of the Cimarronez collective, which carried out recovery projects in Oaxaca, Morelos, and Puebla in the wake of the September 2017 earthquakes that roiled Mexico.

June 28, 2016
Eric Larson

Education workers and local supporters maintain resistance in the face of state violence.


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