After Ayotzinapa: The Missing 43

It has been over seven years since 43 students from the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers’ College in Guerrero, Mexico, were taken by armed men in the middle of the night.

  • Jan 28, 2022
  • 9:42 AM

Over 70 Arrest Warrants Issued in Mexico’s Ayotzinapa Case

Thousands marched in cities across Mexico on Saturday to mark the sixth anniversary of the 2014 disappearance of 43 students from the Ayotzinapa Teachers College in the state of Guerrero.

  • Sep 28, 2020
  • 3:25 PM

Suspect Arrested, New Warrants Issued in Ayotzinapa Case

The attorney general announced yesterday that he requested arrest warrants for 46 officials in the reopened investigation into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students from Iguala, Guerrero in 2014.

  • Jul 1, 2020
  • 12:21 PM

Mexico’s President Promises Communication, Creates Ayotzinapa Truth Commission

As of now, Andrés Manuel López Obrador has promised to deliver daily press conferences.

  • Dec 4, 2018
  • 10:38 AM

Loved Ones of the Missing 43 Ayotzinapa Students Share Memories (VIDEO)

“Vivos se los llevaron, vivos los queremos”

  • Sep 26, 2016
  • 7:17 PM

#Ayotzinapa Two Years Later and #CharlotteUprising

Latino Rebels Radio, September 25, 2016

  • Sep 26, 2016
  • 12:18 AM

Images of #DíaDeLaIndignación: 365 Days After Ayotzinapa

Yesterday, thousands marched in Mexico City and all over the world to remember the 1-year anniversary of Ayotzinapa. Here is a slideshow of social media images from the protests: [View the story “#DíaDeLaIndignación” on Storify]

  • Sep 27, 2015
  • 5:46 PM


It was the State.

  • Sep 26, 2015
  • 11:45 AM

How the Santa Cruz Community Responded to #Ayotzinapa (VIDEO)

The following video, called “Missing Piece,” shows how Barrios Unidos in Santa Cruz, California, has rallied around #Ayotzinapa. You can read more here.

  • Dec 30, 2014
  • 12:27 PM

Students’ Ayotzinapa Posters Vandalized at Cal State Long Beach

On December 13, we received the following email from a student a Cal State Long Beach: The university promotes itself as a “liberal” institution that promotes diversity speaks or teaches about “white privilege” but deeply embedded in its institutional culture and in other pockets of the campus culture is a white supremacist, individualistic and hateful […]

  • Dec 22, 2014
  • 12:59 PM

Did the Mexican Senate Edit Official Video of Meeting with Ayotzinapa Parents?

This week the parents of the disappeared Ayotzinapa students met with Mexican senators to express their demands for actions regarding their children’s case. Among these were: For the remaining 42 students to be presented alive. For the State to give an exemplary punishment to those involved in the crime. For the living victims of the […]

  • Dec 11, 2014
  • 5:17 PM

This Is What President Obama Said Today About #Ayotzinapa (VIDEO)

During a one-on-one interview this morning with MSNBC’s José Díaz-Balart, President Obama offered his first public comments about #Ayotzinapa. As you can see, the President didn’t really Díaz-Balart’s direct question about US aid to Mexico, saying that the U.S. values Mexico as a friend and partner. He also said that corruption in Mexico “does affect […]

  • Dec 10, 2014
  • 1:49 PM

US State Dept: Mexican Government Has ‘Moved Quickly to Investigate’ Ayotzinapa (VIDEO)

At yesterday’s U.S. State Department daily press briefing, this is what Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf took questions about Mexico and Ayotzinapa. This is a clip of what she said. (Full video of the entire briefing is here.) This is the transcript of that explanation (the full transcript is here): QUESTION: Yeah. I just had a […]

  • Dec 4, 2014
  • 1:43 PM

#Ayotzinapa Protests Continue While Peña Nieto’s Popularity Plunges

[View the story “#Ayotzinapa Protests Continue While Peña Nieto’s Popularity Plunges ” on Storify]

  • Dec 1, 2014
  • 3:01 PM

14 Senators Write #Ayotzinapa Letter to Secretary Kerry, But Completely Miss the Point

This week, right before the country’s Thanksgiving break, a group of 14 U.S. Senators wrote a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry about the missing Ayotzinapa students in Mexico. The November 25 letter was signed by the following senators: Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Sens. Richard Durbin (D-IL); Ben Cardin (D-MD); Tom […]

  • Nov 27, 2014
  • 9:36 AM

Viral Calle 13 #Ayotzinapa Video: EL AGUANTE MEXICANO

This dropped today on Calle 13’s Facebook page. It is a video of mexicanos toasting for a better Mexico, as Calle 13’s “El Aguante” plays in the background. Post by Calle13 oficial.

  • Nov 21, 2014
  • 6:11 PM

#TodosUnidosPorAyotzinapa: A Global Storify

[View the story “#TodosUnidosPorAyotzinapa: A Global Storify” on Storify]

  • Nov 20, 2014
  • 10:05 AM

One #YaMeCansé Video Everyone Should See: ‘For Those: Justice for #Ayotzinapa’

This video from YaMeCansé dropped yesterday. (h/t @Revolución3_0)

  • Nov 18, 2014
  • 11:22 AM

This Weekend in San Francisco and New York: Solidarity for #Ayotzinapa (VIDEO)

In case you missed it, since there was little to no coverage at all in mainstream U.S. media, here is a video of a November 15 solidarity protest in downtown San Francisco for #Ayotzinapa: One of our own Rebeldes was on the ground in San Francisco taking pictures from the scene: Another one from @minsd […]

  • Nov 17, 2014
  • 2:14 PM

Cry for Justice: #Ayotzinapa, Tu Dolor es Nuestro Dolor (VIDEO)

Just watch. An video from earlier this November, before recent developments.

  • Nov 16, 2014
  • 6:34 AM

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