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Mexican boycott of French products
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Mexican boycott of French products

Following the release of Florence Cassez, a social network in Mexico calls for the boycott of products from French companies which sell food, cosmetics and clothes, among other products.   With three votes in favour and two against, and causing much controversy, the judgement was made in room one of […]

“Vlad”, by Carlos Fuentes
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“Vlad”, by Carlos Fuentes

A modern, Mexican twist on the “Dracula” tale, “Vlad” is equally soaked with satire and horror. In moving the most iconic vampire in literature to modern day Mexico City, Fuentes creates intriguing undertones questioning the problems of the Mexican middle class, and the society’s approach to death. Kim Evans Carlos […]