On January 11, the Electoral Tribunal of the Federal Judiciary (TEPJF) determined that the use of AMLITO, a caricature of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), in Morena’s propaganda was prohibited, which generated rejection by some of his supporters.
Morena called on her supporters to campaign with “AMLITOS” after the ban on the TEPJF
The national leader of Morena described as “ridiculous” the determination of the Electoral Tribunal to prohibit the use of the cartoon in stuffed animals, botargas or any other means
Well, the drawing created by Monero Hernández, according to the Court, would have violated the constitutional principles of neutrality and equity during the elections in six states on June 5, 2022, since the then candidates of Morena used said campaigns. cartoon.
Thus, the TEPJF concluded that the propaganda was improper and decided to sanction the party. But this only caused Morena (and the president himself) to oppose this measure and go out to confront the decision by calling on his supporters to share photos of themselves with the president’s doll.
López Obrador criticized the TEPJF for prohibiting the use of AMLITO in Morena’s propaganda: “De caricature”
President López Obrador ruled out that his government file any appeal against the resolution of the Electoral Tribunal
But this was not all, since through its official networks, the cherry party asked to share a modified image of the cartoon with the mask of a superhero and thus “combat conservatism, corruption and the media mafia” .
“Share this lucky superhero to combat the censorship of the Electoral Tribunal, conservatism and the media mafia. #YoConMiAmlito”
The mask used is that of the DC comics hero, Batman, and is accompanied by a background that refers to the panels of the comics along with the dialogue balloon that contains the same legend shared by the party. In addition to a box in the lower right corner in which they thanked the team of the match in Oaxaca.
Tension over AMLITO: Morena and the Electoral Tribunal staged a lawsuit over a caricature of the president
A TEPJF sentence attracted the attention of leaders of López Obrador’s party, where they highlighted the “ridiculousness” that the magistrates determined
The publication had a divided response, because although some stressed that it was a good idea, even creative, others disagreed, arguing that they should respect the law, and others assured that they would be stealing the image of the renowned superhero.
“Hacking Batman”, “That’s… A caricature”, “The law is not censorship!!!”, “Batman is not touched to me!!! Nothing to see!!! They don’t even know about that!!!”, “Hahaha how ridiculous”, “Do not incite illegality. As a party, it has a great responsibility hahahahahahahahaha I know what a mother it’s worth to them ”, were some of the reactions.
Given this decision, the party’s national leader, Mario Delgado, called for a campaign on social networks in which supporters uploaded a photo with their stuffed animals, dolls and other items from the cartoon, accompanied by the hashtag #YoConMiAmlito.
“I want to ask all the supporters of the movement to photograph themselves with their” Amlito “and to upload it to the networks and say: ‘Me with my Amlito,'” he said in a video on his social networks.
On the other hand, the issue was classified as ridiculous by Ignacio Mier Velazco, coordinator of the Morena parliamentary group in the Chamber of Senators, because despite the fact that the Court ruled that it could not be used as propaganda for the party, he questioned against Who was the sentence directed against: against those who sell it, buy it, political agents or political parties.
“It is truly ridiculous that a cartoon by a Mexican creator, by a Mexican creator, has been banned from circulation. What a shame and what a shame what is happening with that court body “
In addition, he announced that the opinion of the Court would be reviewed and stressed that for these reasons, the powers of the TEPJF should be precisely delimited with the Electoral Reform.
‘El Chapo’ Guzmán sent a forceful message to AMLO from prison in the US They demand that the UNAM withdraw the title from Yasmín Esquivel The UNAM presented a medal to Martha Rodríguez months before the Yasmín Esquivel scandal
Leave a Reply