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· September, 2007

Stories about Mexico from September, 2007

World Reaction to the UN Declaration on Indigenous Rights

In every society in which they find themselves, the world's 370 million indigenous peoples are among the most vulnerable and marginalized. After over 22 years of negotiations and consultations, the...

Mexico: Benefits for Ex-Presidents

Ex-presidents of Mexico receive monthly salaries and support staff for their personal use. Enigmatario [ES] writes about these benefits given to the former heads of state and for what the...

Mexico: Coahuila Explosion

Ocho Cuartos [ES] posts a video to put the recent explosion in Coahuila into perspective, in which a truck with 25 tons of Ammonium Nitrate was detonated.

Mexico: Ice Rink in the Zocalo

Ice in Mexico City? [ES] writes about plans to build an ice rink in the Zocalo of Mexico's capital city.

Mexico: Thoughts on a Homecoming

Brayan of Candyland returns to his native Mexico City after a little more than a year abroad in Barcelona. Upon his return, he writes, “i forgot what a monster the...

Mexico: Difficulties for Families in Utah Mine Disaster

Marisa Treviño of the blog site Latina Lista focuses on the difficulties faced by Mexican families during the mine disaster in Utah.

Mexico: Calderon Report Online

The Felipe Calderon presidency will complete one year at the beginning of December. To mark the occasion, his office published a site with a report about the accomplishments of the...

Mexico: Enchilada Festival

“Who could live in Mexico without trying enchiladas?” Now Mexicans and tourists alike will get a chance to try nearly 200 varieties of this typical dish. Vivir Mexico [ES] provides...

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