• BreakThrough Staff

Elon Musk’s Worst Nightmare: Mexico Nationalizes Lithium


Mexico’s Congress nationalized its lithium reserves this week. Prior to the controversial vote, a recall vote on President Andrés Manuel López Obrador drastically failed – he won with more than 91% of the 16.5 million votes. Now the U.S. corporate media is attacking him more than ever. Is Mexico turning to the left? Could Washington try to sabotage this new nationalistic turn?


Alina Duarte, independent journalist & senior research fellow at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs, explains.