Mexico http://knau.org en Sonora, Mexico Governor Says No To Migrant Blockade http://knau.org/post/sonora-mexico-governor-says-no-migrant-blockade <p>The governor of Sonora said his government has no plans to try to block the thousands of Central Americans who make their way through his country from trying to reach the United States. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:31:38 +0000 Howard Fischer 49181 at http://knau.org Sonora, Mexico Governor Says No To Migrant Blockade Mezcal Production Drawing Mexicans Back Home http://knau.org/post/mezcal-production-drawing-mexicans-back-home <p>It’s after midnight at Bar Añejo in Manhattan. Añejo means ‘aged’. On this night--in this place--it means “the nectar of a Mexican plant that’s been lovingly grown, and you’re about to sip it.” Wed, 12 Dec 2012 21:16:10 +0000 Lorne Matalon 24557 at http://knau.org Mezcal Production Drawing Mexicans Back Home Mexico One Step Closer To Legalized Gay Marriage http://knau.org/post/mexico-one-step-closer-legalized-gay-marriage <p>The Mexican Supreme Court overturned an Oaxaca state law prohibiting same-sex marriage. The ruling may have a wide-ranging influence, leading to the legalization of gay marriage in Mexico.</p><p>The unanimous ruling is aligned with Mexico City, where gay marriage has been legal since 2010.</p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 20:10:20 +0000 John Rosman & John Rosman 24362 at http://knau.org US Issues Another Mexico Travel Warning http://knau.org/post/us-issues-another-mexico-travel-warning <p>The State Department has renewed its <a href="http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/tw/tw_5815.html"><u><font color="#0066cc">travel warning</font></u></a> for Mexico, saying that drug violence there can be a danger to Americans. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 22:53:24 +0000 Michel Marizco 23717 at http://knau.org US And Mexico Make Water History http://knau.org/post/us-and-mexico-make-water-history <p>The <a href="http://www.ibwc.state.gov/"><u><font color="#0066cc">United States and Mexico</font></u></a> signed an historic agreement Tuesday to <a href="http://www.fronterasdesk.org/news/2012/nov/19/us-and-mexico-sign-landmark-colorado-river-agreeme/"><u><font color="#0066cc">ration and protect Colorado River water</font></u></a>. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 00:38:24 +0000 Laurel Morales 23666 at http://knau.org Fmr Mexican President Vicente Fox Urges Closer Ties with US http://knau.org/post/fmr-mexican-president-vicente-fox-urges-closer-ties-us <p>Vicente Fox warned today that unless this country works closer with Mexico -- and recognizes the benefits of immigrant labor -- it will end up playing second fiddle to China. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:23:01 +0000 Howard Fischer 20246 at http://knau.org Fmr Mexican President Vicente Fox Urges Closer Ties with US Mexico's New President Hails From Old Party http://knau.org/post/mexicos-new-president-hails-old-party <p>Mexico&#39;s oldest political party is back in power.</p><p>On Sunday, voters delivered a robust victory to <a href="http://www.enriquepenanieto.com/"><u><font color="#0066cc">Enrique Peña Nieto</font></u></a> of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institutional_Revolutionary_Party"><u><font color="#0066cc">PRI</font></u></a>. After a 12-year absence the party that ruled Mexico for seven decades will once again lead the country.</p> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 17:45:38 +0000 16367 at http://knau.org Mexico's New President Hails From Old Party Trade Between U.S., Mexico Tops $500 Billion http://knau.org/post/trade-between-us-mexico-tops-500-billion <p>Trade between the United States and Mexico reached half a trillion dollars in 2011. Cross-border commerce is growing despite <a href="http://www.fronterasdesk.org/news/drug-war/"><u><font color="#0066cc">escalating drug violence</font></u></a> in Mexico.</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 00:20:20 +0000 Peter O'Dowd 15007 at http://knau.org Trade Between U.S., Mexico Tops $500 Billion Does 'La Jefa' Have What It Takes To Be Mexico's Next President? http://knau.org/post/does-la-jefa-have-what-it-takes-be-mexicos-next-president <p><span class="dateline">CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico</span> &mdash; Mexico is about a month away from choosing its next president. Among the candidates is the first woman to run under a major political party.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 18:17:13 +0000 14813 at http://knau.org Does 'La Jefa' Have What It Takes To Be Mexico's Next President? Report: Net Mexican Migration To The U.S. Falls To Zero http://knau.org/post/report-net-mexican-migration-us-falls-zero <h2 class="header">A <a href="http://www.pewhispanic.org/2012/04/23/net-migration-from-mexico-falls-to-zero-and-perhaps-less/"><u><font color="#0066cc">new Pew Hispanic Center study</font></u></a> finds that net migration to the U.S. from Mexico declined to zero between 2005 and 2010.</h2><div class="story_body" id="target-story_body_template"><p>About 1.4 million Mexican immigrants arrived in the U.S during that time. But just as many Mexicans returned to Mexico -- possibly more, the study found.</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 23:00:00 +0000 Adrian Florido 12886 at http://knau.org