News & Analysis

FEBRUARY 25 – MARCH 2, 2008

1. INDIGENOUS CARAVAN VISITS CHIAPAS
2. UNION OF EJIDOS OF THE SELVA CALLS FOR NEGOTIATIONS
3. OPPDIC ATTACKS ZAPATISTA COMMUNITY
4. ARIZONA IMMIGRATION CRACKDOWN WILL AFFECT ECONOMY
5. BRAD WILL’S PARENTS LAUNCH INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION
6. VIRTUAL FENCE FACES SERIOUS TECHNICAL PROBLEMS
7. CALDERON ADMINISTRATION HIT BY SCANDAL

MARCH 3-9, 2008

1. MOURIÑO SCANDAL ENGULFS GOVERNMENT
2. ATENCO PRISONERS RELEASED
3. INDIGENOUS PRISONERS ON HUNGER STRIKE
4. ENVIRONMENTALISTS ARRESTED IN TAMPICO

JUNE 16-22, 2008

1. CONGRESS REVISES MERIDA INITIATIVE
2. PEMEX PAID 93% OF INCOME IN TAXES
3. CALDERON FREEZES PRICES ON 24 PROCESSED FOODS

JULY 21-27, 2008

1. BATTLE OVER PEMEX REFORM HEATS UP
2. “GENTE NUEVA” CONTINUE PUBLICITY CAMPAIGN

JULY 14-20, 2008

1. 200 GROUPS DENOUNCE AGGRESSIONS AGAINST ZAPATISTAS
2. FEDERAL AUDITOR BLASTS FOREIGN PEMEX CONTRACTS
3. PRD ANNULS INTERNAL ELECTIONS
4. PRD AND PRI FORMALIZING ELECTORAL ALLIANCES
5. CISEN ACCUSES CONGRESS OF POSSIBLE NARCO INFLUENCE

JULY 7-13, 2008

1. ZAPATISTA ECOLOGICAL RESERVE UNDER ATTACK
2. DISSIDENT TEACHERS CREATE PARALLEL LEADERSHIP
3. PRD CALLS FOR UNITY ON ENERGY REFORM
4. SEDENA ACCUSED OF HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES

JUNE 30 – JULY 6, 2008

1. LOMAS DE POLEO EXECUTION
2. ENVIRONMENTAL FRAUD?
3. LEON POLICE RECEIVE COURSES IN TORTURE TECHNIQUES
4. MCCAIN VISITS MEXICO
5. GOVERNMENT SPIES ON POLITICIANS

JUNE 23-29, 2008

1. PLAN PUEBLA PANAMA BACK ON CALDERON’S AGENDA
2. MERIDA INITIATIVE PASSES BOTH HOUSES
3. MIAMI CUBANS CONTRACT CARTELS TO TRANSPORT IMMIGRANTS
4. BORDER WALL WOULD DIVIDE BI-NATIONAL UNIVERSITY

NEWS AND ANALYSIS / JULY 28 – AUGUST 9, 2008

1. Marcos speaks to Solidarity Caravan in ChiapaS

AUGUST 10-17, 2008

1. CRIME WAVE ON THE NATIONAL AGENDA
2. OFFICIALS ATTACK LEGAL ABORTIONS
3. NEW BORDER WALL NEAR SAN DIEGO