Luis Gómez Romero

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Monday, 3 December 2018

Mexico's president elect already looks set to fail on campaign promises

Five months after he won a landslide victory in Mexico’s 2018 presidential election on promises to “transform” the country, leftist …

By Luis Gómez Romero

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Twin earthquakes expose Mexico’s deep inequality

Early in the morning on Sept. 16, 1810, priest Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla rang the bell of his church in the …

By Luis Gómez Romero

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Is Mexico actually the world’s second most murderous nation?

This year Mexico celebrates the centennial of Juan Rulfo, one of the 20th century’s greatest Mexican writers. His first novel, …

By Luis Gómez Romero