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When the mayor held a news convention, they interrupted and overtly accused him of taking bribes. They blockaded INAH’s headquarters and marched on Wal-Mart de Mexico’s corporate offices in Mexico City. “All we have discovered are closed doorways and an ocean of corruption across the authorizations for this Wal-Mart,” Mr. D’Herrera advised reporters with typical flourish. The protesters immediately suspected something “dirty” had taken place, Ms. Ortega recalled. The first clue got here on Aug. 1, 2004, when she and other protest leaders met with Mayor Rodríguez. They asked the mayor to show them the development allow.

Emma Ortega was a non secular healer who cared for sufferers a stone’s throw from the pyramid. “You really feel that it’s a part of you, and you might be a half of it,” she said. It had nothing to do with the land where Wal-Mart was constructing. The survey was carried out …