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Decisão judicial abre caminho para o casamento gay no México

www1.folha.uol.com.br — Sua igreja o repudiou, sua família o aconselhou a não lutar publicamente por seu objetivo e o governo do seu Estado jurou que isso nunca aconteceria. Mas aconteceu. Hiram Gonzalez se casou com seu namorado, Severiano Chavez, no ano passado em Chihuahua, que, como a maioria dos Estados mexicanos, oficialmente permite apenas o casamento entre um homem e uma mulher.

With Little Fanfare, Mexican Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

nytimes.com — MEXICO CITY - His church turned him away, his family discouraged him from a public fight and the government of the state where he lives vowed it would never happen. But it did. Hiram Gonzalez married his boyfriend, Severiano Chavez, last year in the northern state of Chihuahua, which, like most Mexican states, technically allows marriage only between a man and a woman.

Tough-Talking El Bronco Wins Mexican Governor’s Race

nytimes.com — MEXICO CITY - A cussing rancher known as El Bronco, who made the first serious run for governor as an independent candidate in Mexico, trounced his competition in midterm elections, according to preliminary official results on Monday, in a race closely watched as a sign of voter frustration with entrenched, established parties often seen as ineffectual and corrupt.

Video of Mexican Prison Riot Highlights a Crisis as Elections Near

nytimes.com — MEXICO CITY - With little interference from guards, the inmates rampage. Video images capture dozens of prisoners racing over fences, pummeling one another, breaking windows and furniture and wheeling bodies stacked on a cart. Guards are there, but do little more than watch as inmates force open gates and stroll through corridors en masse.

Mexico: Michoacán Killings Prompt Human Rights Inquiry

nytimes.com — The National Human Rights Commission has opened an investigation into the killing of 42 people last week in a confrontation with the federal police. The authorities have described those killed as members of a powerful gang who fired repeatedly on officers during a three-hour battle in Michoacán State in southwestern Mexico.

El Bronco: Blunt, Frequently Vulgar, and Aiming to Run Nuevo León

nytimes.com — MONTERREY, Mexico - He goes by the nickname El Bronco, and he aims to buck the political system in Mexico. For the first time since a constitutional change in 2012 allowing independent candidates, one is making a serious run for governor in Mexico.

El Brono: Blunt, Frequently Obscene, and Aiming to Run Nuevo León

nytimes.com — MONTERREY, Mexico - He goes by the nickname El Bronco, and he aims to buck the political system in Mexico. For the first time since a constitutional change in Mexico in 2012 allowing independent candidates, one is making a serious run for governor.

40 Are Killed in Gun Battle in Mexico

nytimes.com — MEXICO CITY - More than 40 people were killed Friday in a confrontation with members of the federal police, who have sought to tamp down a flare-up of crime in southwest Mexico marked by an accelerating series of violent challenges to authority.

U.S.-Cuba Talks on Restoring Diplomatic Ties Stall

nytimes.com — MEXICO CITY - Despite a wave of optimism, United States and Cuban negotiators meeting in Washington late this week could not reach an accord on re-establishing diplomatic ties fractured five decades ago during the Cold War. Josefina Vidal, a Cuban negotiator, said in Washington on Friday that progress had been made.

Mexican outcry at lenient treatment of murdering adolescents

smh.com.au — Suspected teenaged hitman Edgar Jimenez Lugo, alias "El Ponchis", in 2010. The recent killing of a six-year-old, apparently by a group of adolescents, has again focused Mexican attention on teenaged killers. Photo: Reuters Mexico City: The case has caused a wave of anguish.
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Jun 30, 2015

US now has more Spanish speakers than Spain – only Mexico has more// hay mas hispanohablantes en EEUU que España gu.com/p/4a8ch/stw

Jun 27, 2015

RT @rcallimachi: With chocolates and constant attention, an American Sunday school teacher is lured to the doors of the Islamic State nytimes.com/2015/06/28/wor…

Jun 26, 2015

Even before the US Supreme Court decision allowing gay marriage, Mexico's top court has been moving in same direction nyti.ms/1GEU0Ty

Jun 25, 2015

Univision Severs Ties With Donald Trump and Beauty Pageants over his remarks about Mexico nyti.ms/1SNSZg0 via @NYTPolitics

Jun 25, 2015

Junot Diaz and Edwidge Danticat call for Dominican Republic boycott over Haiti migrant crisis fusion.net/story/156597/j… via @thisisfusion

Jun 24, 2015

Manuel Noriega habla a Panamá: “Cierro el ciclo de la era militar, pidiendo perdón” telemetro.com/nacionales/Nor…

Jun 24, 2015

Manuel #Noriega, former "strongman" of Panama, breaks silence, asks for forgiveness in Panama TV interview telemetro.com/nacionales/Nor…

Jun 24, 2015

RT @NYTSports: For Chile's largest indigenous group, the Copa América is a chance to make its voice heard: nyti.ms/1JjPKLP pic.twitter.com/Wz3N8dhAhg

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