Mexico's Political System

 
Although some visitors and expats are content with being well-versed in Mexico’s best restaurants and bars (nothing wrong with that!), I think any country is more interesting and enjoyable (and certainly less baffling) if you devote some hammock time to getting acquainted with its history and politics. Geo-Mexico: The Geography and Dynamics of Modern Mexico is rich with information, and the accompanying website is a goldmine of factual articles, such as this recent post on the basics of Mexico’s Political System.