Mexico


Cartel-Persecuted Journalists To Receive Greater Government Protection In Mexico

President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico has vowed to enhance the protection of journalists in his country.  Reuters reports that President Peña Nieto will strengthen measures in investigations into attacks against journalists.  In a press conference held Wednesday 17 May, he announced these changes but was met by heckles from journalists who […]


Mexico Named Second Deadliest Conflict Zone After Syria

Mexico has surpassed Iraq, Afghanistan and several conflict-ridden African countries as the second deadliest zone after Syria, according to a new report on the global armed conflict. The 2017 Armed Conflict Survey, released on Tuesday by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), showed the number of fatalities as a […]


Migrating In A Globalizing World: The US And Latin America

The immigration, illegal and legal, of Mexico nationals to the United States (US), has been a controversial topic of conversation in recent years as the US experiences the effects of immigration.  Controversy has begun with illegal immigrants, undocumented workers, Executive Order 13767: Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements, and the economic […]


Mass Mexican Grave Discovered: A Grim Reminder Of The Ongoing War With The Cartels

A mass grave, containing over 250 skulls has been found in the Mexican state of Veracruz. These are thought to be the remains of those killed in Mexico’s decade-long war against the drug cartels. Veracruz has been the centre of much of this violence due to the prominence of the […]


Donald Trump’s Mexico Border Wall Will Cause More Harm Than Expected

As Donald Trump settles in to the presidential office, the public awaits his actions regarding his planned border wall. Unfortunately, the future of this project isn’t looking all that great. The wall will cause much more harm than good to not just to Mexicans, but to Americans as well. By preventing innocent international […]


Mexico Marches Against Trump

Tens of thousands of citizens in Mexico marched on Sunday to protest against US President Donald Trump’s immigration policies and his executive order to construct a wall along the US-Mexican border. Waving Mexican flags and anti-Trump signs, infuriated Mexicans displayed remarkable national unity in order to accuse Trump of racism […]