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February 27, 2013 5:05 PM

Arrest of Mexico teacher union boss Elba Esther Gordillo seen as a warning to foes of reform

Mexico’s political world rippled from the imprisonment of Elba Esther Gordillo, the powerful 68-year-old “president for life” of the 1.5 million-member national teachers’ union, the largest such union in the hemisphere.

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