Allan on December 31st, 2012

The end of one calendar year and the beginning of another is an occasion for reflection and analysis. This is certainly the case for Mexico, which has a new president, Enrique Pena Nieto, who began a six-year term on December 1st. How will a Pena Nieto presidency be different from the previous Felipe Calderon administration? […]

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Allan on December 19th, 2012

The long-awaited date of December 21st, 2012 is nearly upon us, with international hysteria continuing  over a supposed Maya prophecy.  Yet the purveyors of the hysteria (some of whom have made a fair sum of money) aren’t even in agreement. Is it the destruction of the planet or “just” the destruction of civilization?  Others have […]

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Allan on December 17th, 2012

The hysteria has been building up for years, based on the belief that a Maya prophecy foretells the end of the world on December 21st, 2012. Even the purveyors of the hysteria, some of whom have made a lot of money, can’t agree on what is actually to occur.  Some say the world will be […]

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Allan on December 10th, 2012

On December 1st, 2012, Enrique Peña Nieto was inaugurated as President of Mexico, and he followed up with a busy first week in office . First impressions are important in politics, and the success, or perception of success, of a new president can affect his entire term. For the entire article, click here. Article by Allan […]

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Allan on December 3rd, 2012

On December 1st, 2012, Enrique Pena Nieto became the President of Mexico, replacing Felipe Calderon, who had been president since 2006. The President of Mexico has a six-year term, and cannot be reelected. Pena Nieto won the 2012 Mexican election held on July 1st.  Mexico has a five-month long transitional period between election and inauguration, […]

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English immigrant Lauren Bell, currently residing in Madison, Georgia, has received a deportation order, effective on her 21st birthday, on January 28th, 2013. Lauren was brought to the U.S. nine years ago by her parents. She has resided in Madison since 2003. She has graduated from high school and is now a junior in college. […]

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