Regions / Mexico
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
IPS holds its 38th annual awards ceremony honoring Robin Reineke, the Mesoamerican Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders, and Juan E. Méndez.
A two-year-old executive order has helped thousands of undocumented young people plan for their future, but their plans could be erased with the stroke of a pen.
Women are joining together in creative ways to call for more sensible immigration policies.
Mexicans have little to celebrate as NAFTA turns 20 years old in 2014 - the destruction caused by the agreement continues to push many Mexicans to migrate to try to make a living.
Forget the border--what drives migration?
And, were she found guilty again, would the United States extradite Amanda Knox?
Nearly 20 years since NAFTA went into effect, its empty promises have been laid bare for the people of Mexico.
The advance of the homeland security state along the U.S.-Canada border, funded and supported by Congress, seems both uncontroversial - and unstoppable.
The Senate's "Gang of Eight" insists on making immigrant reform contingent upon strictly enforced border control measures.