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Who is Pablo Lemus, Jalisco’s next governor?

Pablo Lemus Navarro, the winner of Jalisco’s gubernatorial election on June 2, was born in Guadalajara in July 1969 to a family dedicated to the sale and repair of musical instruments.

Is former ‘golden boy’ of local politics losing his glitter?

Has an optimistic young man with lofty goals of changing Mexico’s political system dominated by elitist, corrupt parties finally opted out by throwing in his lot with Morena, a party which, in the eyes of some Mexicans, is little more than a renaissance of the nation’s failed populist past?

2024: A banner year for women candidates

2024 will be an eventful year across the world, with presidential elections in Mexico and the United States occupying many journalists’ minds in these parts, and the depressing conflicts in Ukraine and Gaza likely to continue with no clear end in sight.

AMLO silenced amid presidential succession machinations

Getting Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to stay quiet for long can be a tricky task. Earlier this year, in response to one question at a trilateral confab press conference, he prattled on for half an hour, infuriating fellow leaders Biden and Trudeau.