Can Mexico’s Faith in Its ‘Disgraced’ Politicians Be Restored?

Can Mexico’s Faith in Its ‘Disgraced’ Politicians Be Restored?
Presidential hopeful Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador greets supporters during a pre-campaign rally, Mexico City, Dec. 15, 2017 (AP photo by Eduardo Verdugo).

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, managing editor, Frederick Deknatel, and associate editor, Omar H. Rahman, discuss American foreign and trade policies in Asia. For the Report, Paul Imison talks with WPR’s senior editor, Robbie Corey-Boulet, about Mexico’s upcoming presidential election. Mexican voters are clearly seeking a change, but the legacies of corruption and a weak rule of law will be hard to overcome. If you like what you hear on Trend Lines and what you’ve read on WPR, you can sign up for our free newsletter to get our uncompromising analysis delivered straight to your […]

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