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Gross Human Rights Abuses: The Legal and Illegal Gun Trade to Mexico

A report by the Mexican Commission for the Defense of Human Rights and the Stop US Arms to Mexico Project of Global Exchange. Mexico faces an acute crisis of gun ...
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Human Rights and the Trump Administration’s Gun Export Proposals

By Leslie Benavides On May 24, the Trump administration published a set of proposed rules to make it easier to ...
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Gross Human Rights Abuses: The Legal and Illegal Gun Trade to Mexico

A report by the Mexican Commission for the Defense of Human Rights and the Stop US Arms to Mexico Project ...
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Trump says Mexico’s violence is a threat to the U.S. Here are 3 ways the U.S. helps drive that violence

By Kate Linthicum, Los Angeles Times, August 1, 2018. President Trump tweeted about Mexico’s soaring violence this week, saying the United ...
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Mexico’s president-elect says he’ll stop US helicopter deal

Associated Press, July 11, 2018 By Christopher Sherman President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Wednesday he will cancel the pending ...
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The Trump Administration proposes making gun exports easier. Here is how you can submit your public comment on this dangerous proposal.

On May 24, the Trump administration proposed to make it easier to export U.S. gun and ammunition globally, even though ...
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U.S. Lawmakers: Drug War Causing Killings in Mexico

Call to Suspend Aid for Military’s Police Ops Members of the U.S. Congress called on the secretaries of State and ...
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U.S. gun industry wants a bigger piece of the world’s arms trade

By Sarah Okeson, Salon, June 1, 2018. The plan would make it easier to sell American-made weapons to foreign governments and ...
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American Guns Are Fueling Record Homicides in Mexico. Experts Urge the White House to Take Action.

By Alex Yablon The Trace, May 25, 2018 Mexico is on track to have its most murderous year on record. Criminal violence ...
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There is only one gun store in all of Mexico. So why is gun violence soaring?

By Kate Linthicum The Los Angeles Times, May 24, 2018 The only gun shop in all of Mexico is behind ...
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Trump Opens Door For U.S. Gun Industry To Sell More Firearms Abroad

By Travis Waldron and Nick Wing Huffington Post, May 24, 2018 Senators and human rights groups worry the proposed rule ...
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Ten Commandments for Gun Control

By Aram Barra Mexican Times, May 23, 2018 Yesterday, May 22, more than 50 Latin American citizen organizations and over ...
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Arms Transfer Initiative Would Help U.S. Gun Industry Market its Militarized Firearms Globally

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Trump Administration’s proposal to make it easier to export military-grade guns to ...
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How U.S. Guns Sold to Mexico End Up with Security Forces Accused of Crime and Human Rights Abuses

The Intercept, April 26, 2018 John Lindsay-Poland In a room full of weapons industry representatives in Washington, D.C., in February, one ...
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Mexican Mother Pleads with U.S. to Stem Flow of Firearms

Howard Altschiller, Portsmouth Herald, 4 June 2017 “My purpose in coming here is to ask for mercy,” Maria Herrera Magdaleno, a ...
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Supplying the world’s third most-deadly war

Campaign Against the Arms Trade, September 11, 2015 John Lindsay-Poland  At the DSEI fair in London this week, leaders of Mexico’s ...
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