Category: North America

Mexican Cartel Stockpiling Grenade Launchers at Texas Border

Mexican Cartel Stockpiling Grenade Launchers at Texas Border

PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Coahuila — The Mexican cartel known as Los Zetas has been stockpiling Soviet-era rocket propelled grenades, body armor, assault rifles, and ammunition in this border city. The discovery was made after a special state police unit designed to clash head-on with cartels, gathered intelligence about a business being...

Protests in Mexico Push Country to Brink of Revolution and Nobody’s Talking About It

Protests in Mexico Push Country to Brink of Revolution and Nobody’s Talking About It

San Diego, CA — Long-simmering social tensions in Mexico are threatening to boil over as failing neoliberal reforms to the country’s formerly nationalized gas sector are compounded by open corruption, stagnant standards of living, and rampant inflation. By:  Nick Bernabe This article first appeared at ANTIMEDIA The U.S. media has remained mostly mute...