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· January, 2008

Stories about Mexico from January, 2008

Mexico: Conditions for Plan Merida

Enigmatario [es] wonders how much more access the US will request for its Drug Enforcement Agency in Mexico under Plan Merida to fight organized crime especially associated with drug trafficking.

Mexico: Drug-Related Violence in Tijuana

Violence between Mexican authorities and members of powerful drug cartels has been erupting all across the country leaving scores dead and a society that often feels helpless. The Mexican government...

Mexico: Oldest Bar Closes

The oldest bar in Mexico and perhaps, in Latin America, recently closed its doors writes Philippe Seaz of Defecito [es]

Mexico: Users of Twitter to Gather

Twittmx [es] is the first gathering of “Twitteros” or users of Twitter in Mexico. The hope is that the meetings will become a monthly occurrence.

Mexico: Postcards and a Trip Back in Time

Daniel Hernandez of Intersections visits a historical postcard exhibit in Mexico City and takes a trip back in time.

Mexico: 2007 was a Good Year

Two out of every three Mexican citizens reported that 2007 was better for them personally than 2006 according to a national poll writes Vivir México [es].

Americas: End of the Year Traditions

End of the year traditions across Latin America are varied, as many include local customs, the preparation of delicious food, and plenty of loud fireworks. This is a collection of...

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