Category Archives: Op-Ed

Update on Pepito the Sea Lion & How Many San Carlos residents would support a boycott of the soon to open Deliphinarium

Update on Pepito the Sea Lion & How Many San Carlos residents would support a boycott of the soon to open Deliphinarium

It was two weeks ago that Pepito the Sea Lion self released herself back into the wild. Read that sentence again because I used the pronoun her on purpose and it is time to let the public know that Pepito was really not a male. There was a really good reason to keep that little… Continue Reading

Mexico not ready to implement new justice system

Mexico not ready to implement new justice system

Mexico Justice System: Only 1 in 10 Police Ready for New Criminal Justice System Reposted from Animal Politico: Arturo Angel With little more than six months to implement the new adversarial criminal justice system in Mexico, nine out of 10 police officers are not prepared, although they are the first link of its operation. MV Note:… Continue Reading

Is Corruption in Mexico Cultural or Institutional

Is Corruption in Mexico Cultural or Institutional

Just recently two people in San Carlos that I know very well were forced to deal with corrupt government officials. These officials were from the the state, not the city of Guaymas. What is interesting is how these two individuals dealt with the corrupt government officials. Both people secretly taped the officials that were preparing… Continue Reading

Who Murdered Pedro Palazuelos?

  It is hard to know where to start regarding Pedro Palazuelos. So I will simply start by saying that it is with the utmost regret that I must send my heart felt condolences to the family of Pedro. I met Pedro many years ago. His grand children went to school with my children here… Continue Reading

Groups Call for New Constitution

Civil Society Group Issues Call to Create New Constitution Arising from the People REFOUNDING MEXICO. From left: Javier Sicilia, Lydia Cacho [journalist], Leticia Gutiérrez, Alejandro Solalinde, Francisco Toledo, Raúl Vera and Dan Gonzalez were some of the participants in the presentation of the Citizen and Popular Constitutional Assembly Photo Roberto Garcá Ortiz La Jornada: Carolina Gómez… Continue Reading