Zapatista Leader Promises "Civil War"
Subcomandante Marcos, the mysterious leader of Mexico’s Zapatista rebels, recently issued this warning to the Mexican state. From La Jornada November 24, 2006 December 1, the day that Felipe Calderón takes office, will be “the beginning of the end for a political system that, since the Mexican Revolution, became deformed and began to cheat generation [...]
Mexico on the Brink of Socialist Revolution?
Many breathed a sigh of relief when conservative Felipe Calderón defeated López Obrador’s Marxist coalition in Mexico’s recent Presidential election. There is now growing evidence that the Mexican left has refused to accept electoral defeat and is implementing Plan B-insurrection. The leftist US think tank, the Council on Hemispheric Affairs, believes that armed revolution in [...]