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  • A Gathering of Fugitives:American Political Expatriates in Mexico 1947-1965(113 clicks)
    A book by Diana Anhalt in pdf format. Leftist ex-patriates in Mexico.
  • Adolfo López Mateos(101 clicks)
    Andrea Holland's short biography of the president from 1958-64. López Mateos brought the world's attention to Mexico.
  • Andrew Reding, The Next Mexican Revolution(95 clicks)
    Prophetic article from the World Policy Journal, Fall 1996, heralding the rise of President Vicente Fox.
  • Before Democracy: Memories of Mexican Elections(103 clicks)
    The PRI and fraud
  • Calderon, Felipe(115 clicks)
  • Changing Models of Mexican Politics: A Review Essay [1976](98 clicks)
    Historiography of American writings on Mexican politics since 1945, noting the extent to which many of the scholars accepted the government's views.
  • Documents on Mexican Politics(106 clicks)
  • Double Dealing:Mexico's Foreign Policy Toward Cuba(114 clicks)
    Mexico played a double game by giving info to the US about Cuba while refusing to break relations with Cuba.
  • EL DISCURSO Y LA INCLUSIÓN DE MUJERES EN EL SISTEMA(98 clicks)
    por Silvia Mabel Novoa Zieseniss
  • Electoral Reform in Mexico's Hegemonic Party System:(118 clicks)
    Joseph L. Klesner, Kenyon College. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Washington, D.C., 28-31 August 1997
  • Enrique Peña Nieto(130 clicks)
    Mexican President, 2012-2018
  • Enrique Peña Nieto(96 clicks)
    President of Mexico, 2012-2018
  • Face to Face With the Military in Chiapas, Mexico(109 clicks)
    By Marc Becker
  • George Baker, Chiapas Diary(104 clicks)
    Baker, a scholar and consultant, was in Mexico when the rebellion began in Chiapas in January, 1994. He made notes. Interesting account from one who has a lot of experience in Mexico.
  • Harry Cleaver, The Uses of an Earthquake(98 clicks)
    The political consequences of the government's mishandling of the crisis caused by the 1985 earthquake.
  • High Hopes, Baffling Uncertainty(116 clicks)
    The election that brought Miguel de la Madrid's successor to power was clearly fraudulent. On July 6, 1988, when the first results began to arrive at the interior ministry's office on Avenida Bucareli, a shockingly high proportion was marked for the main opposition candidate. He was Cuauhtemoc Cárdenas, son of former President Lázaro Cárdenas, the most left-wing and, along with Benito Juárez, the most honest president in Mexican history.
  • José López Portillo(106 clicks)
    Obit, The New York Times February 18, 2004, of controversial president
  • José López Portillo and the Crash of 1976(111 clicks)
  • LITEMPO: The CIA's Eyes on Tlatelolco(112 clicks)
    CIA Spy Operations in Mexico. National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 204
  • Manuel Avila Camacho(96 clicks)
    By Lindon Ratliff
  • Mexico Before the World, 1927(110 clicks)
    Public Documents and Addresses of [President] Plutarco Elias Calles
  • Mexico's 1968 Massacre: What Really Happened?(194 clicks)
    NPR PODCAST
  • Mexico: 1995 Presidential Cabinet(86 clicks)
    List.
  • Money, Murder & Mexico(115 clicks)
    The rise and fall of the Salinas brother. A Frontline production
  • Nixon on Echeverría(107 clicks)
    The Nixon Tapes: Secret Recordings from the Nixon White House on Luis Echeverría and Much Much More by Kate Doyle (kadoyle@gwu.edu)
  • Notes on Manuel Avila Camacho and Miguel Alemán(97 clicks)
    Brief notes on the presidencies of Manual Avila Camacho and Miguel Alemán.
  • Octavio Fernández recuerda(91 clicks)
    Fascinating interview in Spanish
  • Odon de Buen, Remarks on Chiapas(92 clicks)
    Analysis.
  • Official Report of Mexico's "Dirty War"(93 clicks)
    Government Acknowledges Responsibility for Massacres, Torture, Disappearances and Genocide National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 209 Posted - November 21, 2006
  • Oil and Revolution in Mexico(96 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Jonathan Brown
  • Operation Intercept: The perils of unilateralism(112 clicks)
    This new Electronic Briefing Book on Operation Intercept -- the Nixon government's unilateral attempt in 1969 to halt the flow of drugs from Mexico into the United States -- is the second to appear based on a collaboration between Proceso magazine and the National Security Archive and launched on March 2, 2003.
  • Partido Accion Nacional(100 clicks)
    Long in opposition, the party now has the Mexican presidency.
  • PRI Victory?(102 clicks)
    George Baker and Alfonso Galindo examine the multi-facted nature of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional.
  • Report Documents 18 Years of "Dirty War" in Mexico(99 clicks)
    Special Prosecutor: State Responsible for Hundreds of Killings, Disappearances
  • The 1968 Mexican Student Movement(107 clicks)
    Short analysis of what happened. A more comprehensive examination of this and other student movements can be found in Donald J. Mabry, The Mexican University and the State: Students Conflicts, 1910-1971 (College Station, Texas A&M University Press, 1982).
  • The Corpus Christi Massacre, 1971(107 clicks)
    The Corpus Christi Massacre Mexico's Attack on its Student Movement, June 10, 1971 by Kate Doyle (kadoyle@gwu.edu)
  • The Deconstruction Of Mexican Politics(116 clicks)
  • The Political Network IN Mexico: Between Conflict and Stability(157 clicks)
    Paper by Samuel Schmidt, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Texas at El Paso
  • The Story of Carlos Salinas(97 clicks)
    Bryan Norman looks at the sad story of Mexico's president from 1988 to 1994.
  • The Turning Point of the PRI: An Analysis of the 1988 Presidential Election in Mexico(95 clicks)
    Louie Matrisciano analyzes the PRI and how it began to lose control in 1988.
  • Threads of Class at La Virgen(101 clicks)
    The Threads of Class at La Virgen: Misrepresentation and Identity at a Mexican Textile Mill, 1918–1935. CHRISTOPHER R. BOYER
  • Tlatelolco Massacre(112 clicks)
    TLATELOLCO MASSACRE: DECLASSIFIED U.S. DOCUMENTS ON MEXICO AND THE EVENTS OF 1968 By Kate Doyle Director, Mexico Documentation Project
  • World Policy Institute: Mexico(108 clicks)
    Analytical articles and other resources
  • Writings of Subcommander Marcos of the EZLN(112 clicks)
  • Zapatistas in Cyberspace(104 clicks)
    "This website, therefore, contains both currently active connetions of various sorts as well as a "archive" of defunct sites and resources. It is a portal of sorts to one "space" of cyberspace, one piece of the emerging fabric of relationships that is challenging capitalist command and seeking alternative ways of being and relating, seeking to build new worlds, as the Zapatistas say. "
  • Zapatistas! Documents of the New Mexican Revolution(103 clicks)
    "!Zapatistas! contains the full, English language text of every communique published (along with several that were not published, as well as many interviews, letters, and essays) from the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) from December 31, 1994 through June 12, 1994."