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VIVA MEXICO CABRONES !!! : UNDERSTANDING THE MEXICAN MANGO MAFIA

Mexico: rising sun of the Americas




Inherited power: the grandson of the jailed teachers' union leader.






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Nepotism in Mexico: 88 families dominate
They have held 455 federal legislative positions during the last 81 years








Mexico News Daily | Tuesday, May 5, 2015





Just 88 families have held control over 455 federal legislative positions during the last 81 years, a period in which when reelection to the legislature has been prohibited, according to an investigation by El Universal.






The 230 legislators belonging to the 88 families that have dominated Congress since 1934 have passed reforms and formed new parties that have served to extend their stay in office. Many of those families have candidates in the current election, and some already have the seats belonging to their clan assured.




It isn’t personal pledges, popularity or alliances that grant them access to their posts. Their political worth lies in their lineage, the family names, known to the general public, that open the doors of Con…