Regions / Mexico
U.S. policies helped create the refugee crisis in Central America. Better ones can help resolve it.
Reflects on how a century of immigration law created a crisis.
Mexico’s first left-wing president gave a fiery inaugural speech against neoliberalism in Mexico. But he barely mentioned NAFTA.
Trump’s threats to shut down the southern border would hurt the interconnected communities along it.
Reporters know the president is telling racist lies to rile up his base. Why won’t they just say that?
After many disappointments, the left-populist alternative looks primed for a big win in 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.