NAFTA: 20 years of regret for Mexico
In Washington, the date coincided with an outbreak of the bacteria cryptosporidium in the city's water supply, with residents having to boil their water before drinking it. The joke in town was, "See what happens, NAFTA ... Mexico, is the growth of income ...
Bikes and Buses Propel Mexico City to Prize in Sustainable Transport
The Mexican capital, one of the world's most populated urban areas, has captured this year's Sustainable Transport Award, the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) announced Tuesday. As recently as late 2011, Mexico City commuters ...
Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Trip to Mexico City
SENIOR STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL: And so that’s why this is his first trip to Mexico, although he had wanted to do one before. So as you know, the Pena Nieto government, which has been in power for about a year and ... middle of a city – Mazatlan?
New Mexico city apologizes for racism 73 years later
Earlier this year, Adrian Chavez, a college student in New Mexico working on a term paper about Japanese-American families during World War II, brought Ebihara’s story to the attention of the City Commission in Clovis. “There was a dead silence.
In Mexico, Artists Can Pay Taxes With Artwork
Last year alone, the program sent Pago en Especie pieces to 13 international galleries. “You might think we would be tempted to scribble something on a napkin to pay our taxes,” said Miguel Calderón, 38, a Mexico City ... in income tax and capital ...