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The Dinosaur (of Mexican politics)

May 3, 2013

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The Dinosaur  Robert Joe Stout            In 2006 the corrupt governor of Mexico’s state of Oaxaca sent a force of armed police to drive striking schoolteachers out of the city of Oaxaca’s central historical district. The action evoked a citizen response—a “Popular Assembly”—that retaliated and drove the governor and his minions out of the […]