AMLO put forth a truly left program
According to the authors, keeping Mexico “open for business” for “foreign investors” should be a priority, a call for maintaining the economic status quo in a country where nearly half the population lives below the poverty line
It took Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) 12 years to become president-elect of Mexico, making history for Mexico’s Left as his party’s coalition also achieves a legislative majority. But the struggle has only just begun
The mobilization of people is fundamental to the politics of López Obrador
This moment really synthesized a lot of decades of struggles in Mexico, struggles for human rights, struggles for social movements
Andrés Manuel López Obrador won by convincing Mexico a change of regime was possible without a civil war
Can Lopez Obrador take on Corruption, Poverty… & Trump?
Workers, peasants, the poor, and the Left need to seize the possibilities that an AMLO victory would create without without illusions of beneficence from above and with readiness to fight
Landslide Victory With Mandate to Reshape the Nation
How Has It Fared?