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Cinnamon

Protests erupt across Mexico over a sudden spike in gasoline prices

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 Cinnamon    22,873

“It’s chaos,” said the bus driver, looking out at a traffic jam that extended as far as he could see. 

An hour passed, then five. Passengers were getting hungry. From the windows, they could see travelers who had abandoned their vehicles and were dragging luggage along the dark highway.

The blockade — one of at least 21 that brought traffic to a halt across Mexico on Monday — was staged in response to a sudden hike in gasoline prices brought on by a new government policy of deregulation. 

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http://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-fg-mexico-gasoline-protests-20170103-story.html

And it's gonna get worse, because in Mexico, NOTHING ever gets better. 

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 Ukshep    19,993

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