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News Mexico Social: La pandemia no frena la violencia de los cárteles en México

Published on: Thursday 21 May 2020
La pandemia no frena la violencia de los cárteles en México
News source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/La-pandemia-no-frena-la-violencia-de-los-15285211.php

El número de homicidios registrado en México bajó ligeramente en abril a pesar de las cuarentenas generalizadas y de las medidas de distanciamiento social para combatir el coronavirus, lo que sugiere ...

News Mexico Social: GM to restart its plants in Mexico as soon as Thursday night

Published on: Thursday 21 May 2020
GM to restart its plants in Mexico as soon as Thursday night
News source: https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/general-motors/2020/05/21/gm-restarts-plants-mexico-coronavirus/5216336002/

General Motors has Mexico's clearance to restart plants there with safety protocols similar to those in the United States. Ford and FCA wait for OK.

News Mexico Social: Mexico’s Other Drug War Is Addiction, and Its Rehabs Are Terrifying

Published on: Sunday 27 October 2019
Mexico’s Other Drug War Is Addiction, and Its Rehabs Are Terrifying
News source: https://www.vice.com/en_asia/article/vb5jn8/mexicos-other-drug-war-is-addiction-and-its-rehabs-are-terrifying

As an example, half of the hundred or so drug users in the New Identity clinic VICE visited in Mexico City had been placed there by Mexico’s social services agency, the DIF. One of them was an 11-year ...

News Mexico Social: Mexico City roller coaster derails mid-ride, leaving 2 dead, 2 injured

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Mexico City roller coaster derails mid-ride, leaving 2 dead, 2 injured
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/news/2019/09/29/mexico-city-roller-coaster-derails-mid-ride-leaving-2-dead-2-injured/3812166002/

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A speeding rail car on a roller coaster ... Authorities are treating the accident as a case of negligent homicide. Video circulating on social media showed the car flipping nearly ...

News Mexico Social: Mexico City rollercoaster accident – what happened and how many people died?

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Mexico City rollercoaster accident – what happened and how many people died?
News source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/10029623/mexico-city-rollercoaster-accident-what-happened/

Video circulating on social media showed the car flipping nearly upside down ... The Feria park closed following the accident. The Mexico City attorney general's office said two men aged 18 and 21 ...

News Mexico Social: Abortion-Rights Activists Attempt to Burn Mexico City Cathedral

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Abortion-Rights Activists Attempt to Burn Mexico City Cathedral
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/abortion-rights-activists-attempt-burn-201847594.html

Activists demonstrating in favor of legalizing abortion rights attempted to set fire to the Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral on Saturday.In footage of the demonstration posted on social media, protesters can be seen setting the fire outside cathedral as drums and music play in the background. About

News Mexico Social: U.S. says asylum seekers encountered along entire southern border can now be returned to Mexico

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
U.S. says asylum seekers encountered along entire southern border can now be returned to Mexico
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/remain-in-mexico-u-s-says-it-can-now-return-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-along-entire-southern-border/

The Trump administration on Friday said it can now return most migrants who express fear of persecution to Mexico, regardless of the sector along the U.S.-Mexico border where U.S. officials encountered them

News Mexico Social: Mexico's Oaxaca state decriminalizes abortion

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Mexico's Oaxaca state decriminalizes abortion
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/gma/mexicos-oaxaca-state-decriminalizes-abortion-161852420--abc-news-topstories.html

Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca celebrated as it became the second region in the predominantly Catholic country to decriminalize abortion. Footage of women cheering and jumping in the air as the vote was announced quickly circulated on social media after lawmakers in Oaxaca's Congress voted

News Mexico Social: Mexico’s Interjet grounds 2 workers after ‘bomb’ comment

Published on: Wednesday 18 September 2019
Mexico’s Interjet grounds 2 workers after ‘bomb’ comment
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/mexicos-interjet-grounds-2-workers-after-bomb-comment/2019/09/18/ec5295f0-da74-11e9-a1a5-162b8a9c9ca2_story.html

MEXICO CITY — Mexican airline Interjet said Wednesday it suspended two employees after a woman identified as a pilot suggested on social media that a bomb should blow up the capital’s main square ...

News Mexico Social: This Event May Lift Social Security's 2020 COLA

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
This Event May Lift Social Security's 2020 COLA
News source: https://www.fool.com/retirement/2019/07/19/this-event-may-lift-social-securitys-2020-cola.aspx

But since 1975, Social Security's COLA has been tethered to the Consumer ... made its presence felt in the Gulf of Mexico. According to CNBC, as of July 12, the energy industry had shut down 59% of ...

News Mexico Social: A Healthy, Social, and Affordable Life in Ajijic, Mexico

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
A Healthy, Social, and Affordable Life in Ajijic, Mexico
News source: https://internationalliving.com/a-healthy-social-and-affordable-life-in-ajijic-mexico/

Mornings in the popular lake region of Ajijic find Gary Henderson suiting up for a six-mile bike ride. “He’s the only person who can take five hours for a six-mile bike ride,” laughs his wife ...

News Mexico Social: The Quick Read About… Mexico’s Recent Political Drama

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
The Quick Read About… Mexico’s Recent Political Drama
News source: https://time.com/5625863/the-quick-read-about-mexicos-recent-political-drama/

Mexico’s finance minister Carlos Urzua abruptly ... and with it the government finances needed to fund those ambitious social programs he campaigned on. AMLO believes he can find the money ...

News Mexico Social: Two women at a Burger King tell manager to 'go back to Mexico': Video

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Two women at a Burger King tell manager to 'go back to Mexico': Video
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/US/women-burger-king-manager-back-mexico-video/story?id=64268816

Castillo then threatens to call the police after one of the women tells him to “go back to Mexico” if he wants ... at all), now loudly..... Many on social media have described the refrain ...

News Mexico Social: Viewfinder: Taxi Drivers Protest Against Uber in Mexico City

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
Viewfinder: Taxi Drivers Protest Against Uber in Mexico City
News source: https://psmag.com/news/viewfinder-taxi-drivers-protest-against-uber-in-mexico-city

With a methodology that mixes reporting and narrative journalism with peer-reviewed research, we are fiercely committed to covering social and environmental justice ... allow the army to act as police ...

News Mexico Social: Trump's Mexico, China tariffs a 'consumption tax' on America's working poor, experts say

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Trump's Mexico, China tariffs a 'consumption tax' on America's working poor, experts say
News source: https://www.tennessean.com/story/news/politics/2019/06/04/trump-mexico-china-tariffs-hit-poor-hardest/1341104001/

But rather than force concessions from China and Mexico, the tariffs could boomerang on U.S. consumers ... a 65-year-old retiree living in Phoenix on a Social Security check he says is about $700 a ...

News Mexico Social: Mexico City gives students option to choose skirts or pants

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Mexico City gives students option to choose skirts or pants
News source: http://www.startribune.com/mexico-city-gives-students-option-to-choose-skirts-or-pants/510819082/

But Mexico City's mayor said Monday that students at primary or grade schools can wear pants or skirts without fear of punishment. Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said "this is about equality and fairness." ...

News Mexico Social: Mexico Cracks Down on Migrants, After Pressure From Trump to Act

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
Mexico Cracks Down on Migrants, After Pressure From Trump to Act
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/03/world/americas/mexico-migration-crackdown.html

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico insists that his country has been doing its part already, arguing that the crisis stems from a complex array of social and political problems across the ...

News Mexico Social: Atento Receives the 2019 Socially Responsible Company Distinction in Mexico and Argentina

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
Atento Receives the 2019 Socially Responsible Company Distinction in Mexico and Argentina
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/atento-receives-2019-socially-responsible-165700724.html

MEXICO CITY, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Atento S.A. (NYSE: ATTO), the leading provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing services (CRM/BPO) in Latin America, and one of the top five providers worldwide, was recognized with the 2019 Socially Responsible Company Distinction