Posts Tagged: mexico

The Mexican Revolution

Some fascinating video footage of the (1913-20) Mexican Revolution. The armies of Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata entering the capital: Zapata being interviewed by journalists: Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata in the capital: The assassination and funeral of Zapata:

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Mexico’s Dirty War

New findings about Mexico’s dirty war against leftist activists during the 1960s to 80s are emerging: Mexican authorities released a groundbreaking report over the weekend on the government’s use of violent repression to crush its opponents during the 1960s-80s… The report by the Office of Special Prosecutor Ignacio Carrillo Prieto, named by President Vicente Fox

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