Francisco Benjamín López Toledo, a revered painter and activist, says: There is fury in Mexico.
I promise you it is palpable even as people continue to go about their business. The parades and concerts will continue as they do in July, and so will the unrest.
Here in Oaxaca’s valley, I can’t help but think of Poe’s “The Valley of Unrest” and the sorrow it depicts.
- There are many consequences of unrest. The production of gems (though tears) might be a positive one. Productivity, in general, could be one. Generate a piece that focuses on the positive yields of unrest.