Posts Tagged: Merida Initiative
Is Mexico winding down or winding up the drug war?
Mexico is the third deadliest place in the world to do journalism — and the U.S. is making things worse.
Clinton’s State Department overlooked human rights abuses and corruption while keeping a lucrative flow of contracts moving to U.S. security firms working in Mexico.
Once a refuge, Mexico City has become a hunting ground where journalists end up reporting on the assassinations of their colleagues — and wondering who will be next.
If Washington gives the Mexican president a pat on the back, it will be a stab in the back for the Mexican movement for justice and transparency.
There are good reasons to be cynical about the return of the PRI in Mexico. Even so, when it comes to human rights in Mexico, there's plenty of room for improvement.
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
The U.S. vision for Latin America consists of applying Plan Colombia to the region as a whole.
A march to commemmorate a 1968 massacre looks to the future of Mexico.