As the Trump team begins renegotiating NAFTA with Canada and Mexico, a key plank in its strategy – a threat to withdraw – may be a hollow one.
Three Mexican governors have been arrested in 2017 abroad after fleeing justice, and nearly 90% of the country's citizens see the government as deeply corrupt.
Mexico has traditionally been NAFTA's biggest loser. But Canada is at risk if the U.S. gets its way in removing a dispute settlement mechanism from the deal in the upcoming NAFTA renegotiations.
Joint border security measures between the US and Mexico have created a tough situation for those who fled violence back home decades ago.
This is not the first time Mexico's government has been accused of spying on and harassing citizens whose activities it finds inconvenient.
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Merkel’s popularity at home and on the global stage continues to grow as she runs for a fourth term as chancellor.
Deadly, ineffective and generally fated to fall, border walls are multiplying and becoming the new normal in international relations.
When corruption becomes truly entrenched in a state, it can seem impossible to uproot. But Mexicans are still fighting it.
Can Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Mexican politics' long-time left-wing rabble rouser, finally win the presidency?
A controversial report claims that Mexico is more violent than Afghanistan and Yemen. It's wrong on the details but right that Mexico is, in effect, a war zone.
Some may say it's far fetched to compare a 1970s African dictator with the President of the United States. But the similarities between Idi Amin and Donald Trump are quite startling.
Both focus too much on controlling supply and not enough on demand.
Despite hard work by both governments to overcome mistrust, more is needed to build mutual understanding between Americans and Mexicans. Educational partnerships may hold the answer.
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Mexico and Canada are about to turn medical cannabis into North America's most lucrative new market.