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Crumbling confidence: Some of America’s favorite snacks now made in Mexico 2018-01-12 [StreetRoots]

Trump Is Warned New Bill in Mexico Would Lure More Jobs South of the Border 2018-01-19 [Bloomberg]

MX labor bill could derail NAFTA talks 2018-01-20 [Mexico News Daily]

Uncontrolled development turns Mexican tourist paradise into an environmental time bomb 2018-01-18 [Equal Times]

From Mexico to the U.S., a Nafta Tale of Two Truckers 2018-01-06 [New York Times]

How Trump's NAFTA renegotiations could help Mexican workers 2018-01-02 [San Francisco Chronicle]

How Trump’s NAFTA renegotiations could help Mexican workers 2018-01-02 [The Conversation ]

Release of jailed union boss reveals Mexican president's empty promise, critics say 2017-12-23 [The Guardian]

The Torex saga in Mexico continues: Work contracts ended amid blockade 2017-12-20 [Mining Weekly]

Miners reach deal with Canadian company, go back to work 2017-12-20 [Steel Guru]

Mexican labour reform proposals respond to employers' interests 2017-12-18 [IndustriALL]

Ex-union boss in Mexico moved from custody to house arrest 2017-12-17 [Infotel]

Powerful Mexico former union boss granted house arrest 2017-12-15 [Reuters]

Steelworkers Deliver Message of Solidarity to Mexican Miners 2017-12-12 [USW]

Interfaith Worker Justice Publishes Report on Impact of Mondelēz International's Outsourcing of Manufacturing Jobs 2017-12-12 [Interfaith Worker Justice ]

Pemex union boss wins another term 2017-12-13 [MND]

Energy and Roses 2017-12-12 [Jacobin]

Blockade could force Torex to close Mexico gold mine 2017-12-05 [BNA]

Union urges cancelation of Armando Manzanero concert in Chichén Itzá 2017-12-05 [The Times]

Aeromexico cancels dozens of flights after some pilots strike 2017-12-05 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Workers’ deaths sharpen labour debate in NAFTA 2017-12-01 [Industriall]

Mexican workers’ deaths sharpen labour debate in NAFTA 2017-11-27 [IndustriALL]

Deadly mine strike highlights accusations NAFTA used to exploit Mexican workers 2017-11-25 [The Globe and Mail]

United Steelworkers and Mexican Mineworkers Demand Justice for Murdered Protesters in Mexico 2017-11-24 [USW]

Striking mine workers killed in Guerrero Violence flares at Canadian-owned mine 2017-11-23 [Mexico News Daily]

As NAFTA talks stall, Mexico raises minimum wage to $4.71 per day 2017-11-22 [Reuters]

Trudeau Government Must Act after Striking Workers Murdered at Canadian-Owned Mine in Mexico 2017-11-21 [USW]

Two Workers Assassinated in Mexico: NAFTA Renegotiation Is More Important Now Than Ever 2017-11-21 [Upside Down World]

Killings at Canadian-owned gold mine in Mexico jolt NAFTA talks 2017-11-21 [Global]

Two Workers Assassinated in Mexico: NAFTA Renegotiation Is More Important Now Than Ever 2017-11-20 [AFL-CIO]

2 Striking Mexico Mine Workers Killed For more info 2017-11-20 [Solidarity Center]

Workers to ramp up strike action at Canadian mine in Mexico 2017-11-16 [Mining]

Trudeau Government Must Intervene in Labour Rights Crackdown at Canadian-Owned Mine 2017-11-14 [USW]

Students, Teachers in Mexico City Protest Lack of Schools 2017-11-08 [TeleSUR]

Former PRI-affiliated union leader put away US $15.5mn 2017-11-07 [The Daily News]

Workers blockade ELG mine 2017-11-07 [Mining]

Torex Reports an Illegal Blockade at the ELG Mine 2017-11-06 [Metals News]

Cancun Turicun bus drivers threaten strike, give notice 2017-10-20 [The News]

Unconditional solidarity from the Mexican public guides rescue efforts after earthquake 2017-09-27 [IndustriALL]

In Mexico, $2 per hour workers make $40,000 SUVs 2017-09-26 [ABC]

$2-per-hour workers make $40,000 SUVs 2017-09-26 [CTV]

Joining Hands Across Oceans: Unite’s Work With The Trade Unions Of Mexico 2017-09-09 [Morning Star]

NAFTA talks ends amid resistance over Mexico wages 2017-09-05 [Detroit News]

More rights for Mexican workers will benefit US jobs and trade 2017-09-07 [Financial Times]

Telmex workers strike over separation plans 2017-09-07 [Telecompaper]

ITF backs Mexican cabin crew workers 2017-09-06 [ITF]

Unifor calls for safe return of exiled Mexican union leader 2017-09-06 [Unifor]

Stand up for Tornel Worker Rights and Jobs 2017-08-11 [Action Network]

Nafta Talks Target Stubbornly Low Mexican Wages 2017-08-29 [Wall Street Journal]

NAFTA: How 'ghost' unions exploit workers in Mexico 2017-09-01 [Al Jazeera]

This month in labour history

9-01-1907 The army puts down the labour rebellion in Rio Blanco. Nearly 200 textile workers are killed, 400 arrested, and 1,500 sacked. [more]