Peter Kuper, the American caroonist who moved his family to Oaxaca, Mexico earlier this year, has been drawing and writing about fighting in the city between Mexican police and activists. The Beat's been posting some of his accounts today, though it sounds like he's mostly playing it safe:

We've been on Peter's mailing list, and he sent an email out over the weekend saying that he and his family live ten minutes from downtown and have been safe. "Throughout our time here(four months now) these problems have been hanging over Oaxaca, but we have nonetheless been having a fantastic experience," he writes.

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