L.A. Community Organizations Join International March in Support of Missing Students of Ayotzinapa, Guerrero, Mexico

by Manuel Santiago On Nov. 20, nearly 1000 people from grassroots organizations in L.A., principally from Mexicano communities, marched on the Mexican Consulate near MacArthur Park to demand that the Mexican Government return the 43 "Disappeared" students from a teacher's college in Ayotzinapa in the state of Guerrero, Mexico. They also demanded the resignation of Mexican President Enrique PeÒa-Nieto. Mexico has been the scene of massive and continuing protests and growing organized since the disappearances. As part of an International Day of Solidarity, dozens of community organizations [...]