the end is near
The end is near denounces the environmental damage that lies within the celebration and mass consumption of Mexican culture from a position of geopolitical power. Mexico is a country that has found itself characterised as the main route for drug exportation, production, and tourism (Beittel, 2022). According to Global Witness, in 2020 Mexico registered 30 lethal attacks on environmental activists, 50% on indigenous communities, 95% not prosecuted, being the second most dangerous country to fight for environmental rights. The end is near exposes a sociopolitical reality caused by the global demand for instant pleasure, that goes beyond the general conception of climate change.