Traditional mortuary rites are no longer enough in Mexico, where a new trade has come to exist over the past few years:continuar leyendo
Our group work “Los jornaleros forenses” was distinguished with the 2019 National Journalism Prize of Mexico, in the chronicle-narrative journalism category. It is the most important award given to the press in Mexico, but there is no place for celebrations when we have at least 77,000 missing people in recent years, when the portrayed diggers
Novelist Boullosa (The Book of Anna) and Literaliaeditor-in-chief Quintero collect Mexican perspectives on President Trump’s border wall, the history of U.S.-Mexico relations, and the nature of citizenship and sovereignty in this wide-ranging and eye-opening anthology. In “Snow and Borders,” linguist Yásnaya Elena Aguilar Gil examines how the creation of nation-states and borders “prevent[ed] free passage
On a late-September day in 2014, students from the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers’ College were brutally attacked by police forces and other masked assailants as they were travelling through the town of Iguala, Guerrero. Six people were killed and 43 students were abducted and never heard from again. Since then, the families of the students have
Traditional mortuary rites are no longer enough in Mexico, where a new trade has come to exist over the past few years: that of the bone searchers. In Veracruz, one of the deadliest states in Mexico, six men have the job of digging through clandestine graves for the human remains hidden there. For the most
Research for the 43, Netflix, documentary serie Netflix, documentary series Year 2019 Hosted by Paco Ignacio Taibo 2 Directors: Matías Gueilburt and Sebastián Martínez Piñeiro Executive productor: Sebastián Gamba General production: Sebastián Gamba, Julián Rousso, Matías Gueilburt Script: Nicolás Gueilburt Research: Cecilia González and Paula Mónaco Felipe Cinematographers: Matías Gueilburt and Miguel Tovar
MEXICO CITY The man who killed who sent my parents to their death, along with thousands of other people, died while under house arrest a few weeks ago. He was 90 years old and serving 14 life sentences. Death has died, and yet it brings me no joy. In Argentina, murderers bought groceries at the
Ayotzinapa, horas eternas es documento de uno de los crímenes más emblemáticos en la historia reciente de México.