Tropical Messiah

Krauze, Enrique
June 2006
New Republic;6/19/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 23, p22
The article focuses on Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the controversial chief of government of the Federal District of Mexico. A history is presented of López Obrador, including his role in the Mexican Revolution, as well as that of his inspirations, Tomás Garrido Canabal and Carlos Madrazo. The prospects of López Obrador to be president of Mexico are briefly reviewed.


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