Mexico teachers attack political party offices

Mexico teachers attack political party offices during protests against planned education reform


Teachers attack the headquarters of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) in Guerrero state in protest against a new education bill. Masked protesters broke into the building and destroyed windows, doors and chairs.

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto proposed a new reform plan for the education system. The opposition backed Nieto’s proposal. The reform plan requires teachers to pass evaluation tests in order to get jobs and promotions. The teachers are ...


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