Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
Andrés Manuel López Obrador is calling for U.S. gun control after 22 people, including several Mexican citizens, were killed in the shooting in El Paso, Texas.
He poked fun at "Fox & Friends" with a new photograph.
After a stunning victory, left-wing candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will become the next President of Mexico. But his policies mean he could already be on a collision course with President Donald Trump.
Salvador Vázquez del Mercado, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) With its 17 million people, Mexico State, which
Donald Trump bragged that he could shoot someone and still win the nomination. But he's about to find that skipping the Fox News debate might actually be more costly to his campaign, especially if his followers see it as an insult or cowardice.
This will be the first time that voters will have the opportunity to express their frustration against a government that has been mired in an ongoing political crisis following the Ayotzinapa kidnappings in September 2014 and the corruption scandals that shortly followed.
Weeks after Mexico's presidential elections, thousands of people have turned out to protest the declared winner, Enrique Peña Nieto, and the imminent return to power of the party that ruled Mexico for more than seven decades.
So long as Mexico's right controls the TV media -- and can get some extra insurance from manipulating the electoral process as needed -- Mexico will have a very limited form of democracy, and it will also fall far short of its economic potential.
Though Peña Nieta has declared victory and PAN candidate Josefina Vazquez Mota has conceded, the official tally will come
Despite López Obrador's refusal to concede, President Calderón has already congratulated Peña Nieto on his victory. Reuters