Barbara Funes

México D.F | @barbarafunes2

UNITED STATES

Joe Arpaio’s Pardon and an Iron Fist Against Migrants

August 24, 2017 | The case of racist and anti-immigrant former sheriff Joe Arpaio took the spotlight after Trump announced he was assessing his pardon.

Barbara Funes

Mexico

10 Points to Understand the Gasolinazo Protests in Mexico

January 09, 2017 | A rise in gas prices (gasolinazo), electricity bills and consumer prices has channeled popular discontent against Peña Nieto’s administration, sparking protests across the (...)

Barbara Funes

UNITED STATES

Puerto Rico’s Catastrophic Fiscal Adjustments

November 07, 2015 | Imperialism seeks to prevent another Greek scenario. In Congress, Obama requested legislative reforms to clear the way for Puerto Rico to undergo bankruptcy processes. The republicans, who (...)

Barbara Funes

MEXICO

Landslide Uncovers Thousands of Broken Dreams in a Clandestine Mass Grave in Nuevo Leon

September 10, 2015 | Mexico goes into mourning after finding a clandestine grave with at least 31,000 bone remains in “Las Abejas” Ranch in the municipality of Salinas Victoria in the northern state of Nuevo (...)

Barbara Funes

IMMIGRANTS

Border Patrol: Impunity to pursue immigrants

June 26, 2015 | 19 immigrants were murdered. These murders further confirm the United States´ policy of implementing racial violence against African Americans and Mexicans.

Barbara Funes

UNITED STATES

Donald Trump: the wall of racial hatred

June 25, 2015 | Like a bad imitation of Pinky and the Brain, who every night says "Let's try to take over the world", Trump announced he is seeking the Republican party's nomination for the upcoming presidential (...)

Barbara Funes