The poverty-stricken San Carlos Apache Tribe is fighting back in court, but even they worry the path to victory is slim.
Resolution Copper, which is controlled by two foreign mining giants, has poured $2,000,000,000 into the project and has the U.S. government on its side. (4/7)
Carlos Slim, the wealthiest man in Mexico, has Covid-19.
The only person more powerful than Slim is President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who also has Covid.
It underscores how very bad the pandemic is here right now. It feels like the virus is everywhere.
Carlos Slim made a last ditch effort to save the new Mexico City airport, sending a handwritten note to AMLO offering to take it totally private and take on much of the risk himself. His entreaty fell on deaf ears. Great story by