Migrants aboard the train known as "The Beast" in Southern Mexico. Photo by Peter Haden.
Latin America: Week in Review

Today in Latin America: Migrants in Mexico

May 1, 2015 By Staff

The Latin America News Dispatch’s daily newsletter Today in Latin America will return on May 4. In the meantime, see our latest story from Mexico, where heightened security at the southern border is forcing migrants to take ever-riskier routes, according to sources interviewed by anthropologist and Fulbright Fellow Levi Vonk, who accompanied a group of migrants and activists on a pilgrimage aimed at drawing attention to the situation.