Nevin Siders grew up in Columbus, when it was known as Cowtown, and proudly cooked at Rosie’s Vegetarian restaurant in the late 1970s.   He has lived in Mexico City since 1990 where he is a tenured professor of educational psychology at National University of Educational Sciences (UPN).   He has respected the Free Press since his youth, and since 2017 has been living the dream of contributing to it.

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02 December 2021

Update, Dec. 2, 2021: The Shimmy case was thrown out of court and Linda Greenberg has been charged! The Occupied Nation Show (Monday,...
Protest in the streets
30 September 2021

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Thousands of angry protesters filled Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma boulevard, marching more than...

People protesting
25 September 2021

The street in front of Mexico’s Secretary of the Interior was filled Friday afternoon in solidarity with the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN). The...

20 January 2020

This overview of the Mexico’s context in the last year of the 21st century’s second decade was drafted at the request of a North American comrade who shares...

27 November 2017



When I began this essay I thought I aimed at a rather modest target, but the “story grew...