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In 2008 the Mexican Legislature sought to change the problems in its criminal justice system by creating the New Criminal Judicial System.
Critics of México’s criminal justice system argue that the power given to the prosecutor permits him to disregard exculpatory evidence with little external accountability.
If we are willing to change our perspective, to reframe the relation, problem or situation, we open up a whole new range of possibilities.
“Labels bias our perceptions, thinking, and behavior. A label or story can either separate us from, or connect us to, nature.”
Gonzalo Guerrero was born in Spain around 1470 and became a soldier/sailor (what we might call a marine) and fought in the campaign that in 1492 ended with the capture… Read more
Students attending Escuelas Normales see as their purpose not only “to bring education to the poor rural population, but also to combat social injustice and maintain the dignity of the poor.”
Yanga founded the first free African township in the Americas, San Lorenzo de los Negros, near Veracruz.
The term usos y costumbres (uses and customs in Spanish) is a political term denoting indigenous customary law in Latin America.
I do not believe the mistake was made in permitting foreign investors to exploit its resources, but in the government’s failure to regulate that exploitation.
The 75 years México has had control over its oil and gas does not reveal a shining example of stewardship.
Long before someone coined the term “Tex-Mex” Americans have been flavoring their food with chilies found in México.
Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach opened in 2002. It is repeatedly on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List of the World’s Best Places to Stay.
Like most boys, Ernesto Coppel Kelly adored his father, who was charming and handsome, as evidenced by having been chosen “King of Carnaval” in Mazatlán’s 1942 festival.
Anthropologists say that the acceptance of people of mixed gender reaches back to pre-Colombian México.
To the surprise of many the PRI took the largest percentage of the votes on Election Day.