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Business Elite, Banks Panic after Presidential Front-Runner Threatens to Scupper Mexico’s Largest Infrastructure Project

A project of “mind-watering” magnitude in money and corruption.

The Mexican peso suffered its biggest rout in four months on Thursday, likely due to the realization dawning on market participants that the veteran populist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (or AMLO) may  win the presidential elections on July 1.  240 more words

Rigging The Game

AMLO llama a Carlos Slim a construir Nuevo Aeropuerto con su dinero

Andrés Manuel López Obrador, candidato de la coalición Juntos Haremos Historia, afirmó que si Carlos Slim considera que el proyecto del Nuevo Aeropuerto Internacional de la Ciudad de México… 351 more words

5 DE MAYO DIARIO

MEXICO CITY, SOMAYA MUSEUM

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The MX-Somma Museum designed by FR-EE, is a 180,000 ft2 museum that displays nearly 70,000 pieces of art from the 15th century to the middle of the 20th century. 805 more words

Los empresarios mexicanos y su favorito para ganar las elecciones

Hace unos días se realizó la edición número 81 de la Convención Bancaria, en donde los candidatos presidenciales desfilaron para expresar sus ideas y planes en caso de ganar las elecciones. 567 more words

5 DE MAYO DIARIO

A Pattern of Corruption

While researching corruption from the Clinton Foundation, I had the opportunity to read hundreds of stories concerning Hillary Clinton. Many of those stories were important to my research, but others were simply background on events, dates and speeches. 3,572 more words

Government

Wealth Rules

Mexico’s presidents have manipulated the country’s economic policies to create millions of poor citizens and to support monopolies that ensure entrepreneurial wealth. In 1993 Carlos Salinas de Gortari confronted the country’s financial crisis and tumbling peso-to-the-dollar rate by assembling twenty-nine of Mexico’s wealthiest and most successful magnates and asserting that those assembled, being highly successful and convincing entrepreneurs, had the ability to raise 75 million pesos each to resolve the country’s overwhelming debt. 326 more words

The Telenovela Called Politics

HUNGARY SMACKS DOWN ONE PERCENTER CARLOS SLIM AND HIS RIDICULOUS NEW YORK TIMES

Balladeer’s Blog is still enjoying the virtual bonfire of the vanities of what we’ll call the previous world. The pompous players of that world are still indignant that so many of us are rejecting their supposed wisdom and moving into the future without them. 381 more words

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES