Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
Mexico is slowly inching toward the decriminalization of abortion, propelled by a strong activist movement and shifting politics toward the left.
“Mexico is in this situation because we border the biggest illegal drug consumption market in the world”
“This defeat is going to be very costly for López Obrador and will probably result in the resignation of his security secretary”
“I used to say I thought López Obrador and Trump were similar in superficial ways. I now think it’s not just superficial,” a former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico said.
Six journalists have been killed since December, despite a program intended to keep them safe.
A former campaign official from Andrés Manuel López Obrador's failed bid for president in 2006 is accused of taking a bribe from a Sinaloa cartel leader.
The kingpins keep getting killed or captured, and the drug shipments keep getting busted. But nothing changes.
Eager for change and improved relations with the US, LA’s Mexican-American community discusses their hopes for Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the new president-elect.
More than 100 politicians have been assassinated in Mexico over the past eight months — many of whom were candidates in the July 1 election.
“López Obrador was able to personify anti-corruption in a way that nobody else could.”
Like Trump, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is a populist, but they disagree on pretty much everything.
The campaign manager for the opposition party in the 2012 Mexican election told VICE News that they knew they were being spied on, and believe it continues to this day.