A “Mexican Spring”?

During the past presidential campaign in Mexico, sitting president Felipe Calderón of the National Action Party (PAN) quipped that it was “paradoxical that while in many other countries, protests take place against the government in power, in Mexico they are aimed at other actors.” He was referring to the “#YoSoy132” student movement and its targeting […]

Edwin F. Ackerman

Edwin F. Ackerman is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology at the University of California at Berkeley.