Wednesday
2
October

Courtesy Marcel lí Perelló

Massacre in Tlateloco Square in Mexico City

After a summer of protests against the Mexican government and the occupation of the central campus of the National Autonomous University (UNAM) by the army, a student demonstration in Mexico City ends with police, paratroopers, and paramilitary units firing on and killing scores of the protesters.

Pictured: Student protesters in the streets of Mexico City.