Regions / Mexico
Trump says NAFTA helped Mexicans "steal" U.S. jobs. In reality, the agreement has been as bad or worse for working people there than in the U.S.
The president wants to wall off one and welcome the other. Does racism have anything to do with it?
We often debate the pros and cons of welcoming immigrants here. We seldom consider the U.S. impact on the countries they leave.
The president's "open hand" to Democrats is full of poison pills.
The only immigration "crisis" is the cascading assault on civil liberties — and human rights — by racists and immigration restrictionists.
Mexico is the third deadliest place in the world to do journalism — and the U.S. is making things worse.
With development assistance slashed, the face of U.S. diplomacy in the region will more often be wearing a uniform.
Trump wants to "renegotiate" trade deals like NAFTA. But there's no evidence he wants to fix their corrosive impact on labor protections or environmental standards.
Donald Trump seems to think Mexicans made out like bandits from NAFTA. In reality, workers in all three NAFTA countries have suffered.
While the far right is on the march globally, there are signs progressives are stirring from their slumber.