Indigenous Mexican corn threatened by U.S. biopiracy
2019-10-02
Scientists from the University of California and the University of Wisconsin-Madison working for Mars Inc. company committed biopiracy with the genetic characteristics of a species of corn from the Mixe indigenous community in Oaxaca, Mexico
The new Mexico City airport could affect water supply in Indigenous communities
2019-09-22
The President canceled the USD $13 billion airport through a non-binding referendum
El Chapo wants to donate his fortune to Indigenous communities
2019-09-05
The president said he approved the idea that the wealth of “El Chapo,” is distributed among poor communities
Indigenous communities against Santa Lucía
2019-08-30
Communities from the municipality of Tecámac are afraid of losing part of their territory, suffering from a water collapse, and other affectations to their daily life due to the project of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador
What is cultural appropriation and why is it unethical
2019-08-21
2 cultural appropriation cases sparked controversy in Mexico: Carolina Herrera and Louis Vuitton
Mayan groups demand halt of AMLO’s Mayan Train
2019-07-24
Mayan organizations released a statement for AMLO’s visit to the Yucatán Peninsula criticizing the colonizing intervention of the government that threatens their autonomy, unity and free will
Louis Vuitton & Raw Edges are accused of cultural appropriation in Mexico
2019-07-09
EL UNIVERSAL in English has reached out to Raw Edges for more information
President López Obrador trusts no one
2019-06-30
Off the Record features fact-checked news written by journalists and contributors to EL UNIVERSAL
Indigenous community starts legal battle to recover lands at Toluca-Naucalpan highway
2019-06-26
The Otomi community of Huitzizilapan has asked Mexico’s new administration to return their lands
Sarapes, tenangos, and cempasuchil at Carolina Herrera's latest collection
2019-06-11
The collection caused controversy in Mexico, as many social media users claimed Carolina Herrera plagiarized Mexican culture