Oil drillers face angry mob in Tecpatan

Bloomberg – When an angry mob torched City Hall in the southern Mexican town of Tecpatan last month, it sent a warning flare across a country already thrown into turmoil by Donald Trump.

The outrage was over oil, specifically the government’s plan to auction off a swath of land around their farming community to private drillers. The fact that today’s target is the government’s energy policy could spell trouble ahead.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-03-28/oil-drillers-face-an-angry-mob-in-mexico-s-guerrilla-country

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