Monday, May 7, 2012
Daily Headlines: May 7, 2012
* Mexico: The top four candidates for president “traded barbs” and accusations during Sunday night’s televised debate.
* Latin America: Has greater political participation of indigenous and Afro-descendant peoples led to policy changes improving these communities?
* Brazil: The future of the Brazilian economy “looks less bright than before,” warned European Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht in a speech earlier today.
* Peru: At least fourteen people in a rehab center died after a fire swept through the clinic on Saturday.
Video Source – YouTube via Al Jazeera English
Online Sources- BBC News, Americas Quarterly, BusinessWeek, Voice of America