Young Mexicans are protesting their country’s media for shamelessly plugging a telegenic young candidate, Enrique Peña Nieto, as Mexico’s great hope for the July 1 presidential election. He rules the polls with double-digit leads over his rivals.
Peña Nieto may look handsome, but boy does he come with a lot baggage. Leave it to the country’s youth to point that out. On Wednesday, as many as 15,000 youths took to the streets of Mexico City to cry out: Don’t believe the hype!