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Stories about Mexico
The film 'Barbie' is immensely popular in Latin America - and there's something for everyone.
They’re welcomed by cities that see them as a way of boosting their economies. But the authorities ignore the economic and cultural threat to locals.
Cartel-driven violence and the complicity of local authorities motivate this group to advocate through social media.
The cases of racism in some European contexts show that this problem is growing in the world, and Latin America is no exception.
#VoicesOfChange: Mexican activist Julia Didriksson wants to heal the wounds of macho violence online
In the first installment of #VoicesOfChange we interview Julia Didriksson, a Mexican digital activist who creates educational feminist content and organizes women's circles.
Latin American governments have gotten into bitter disputes, many of them via Twitter, at a time when the region is poised to form common fronts on issues such as climate change, migration or the exploitation of new raw materials.
March 8th in Mexico City is a reflection of the grief Mexican women experience as a result of being women.
Despite varying demands around labor or abortion rights, the main thread throughout Latin America was against gender-based violence.
Rising Voices will host the Mayan Languages Digital Activism Summit 2023 at the Grand Museum of the Mayan World in Mérida, Mexico on January 11–15.
'Hacktivism is a tool of resistance of this time.'
The values that my family fostered in me encouraged me to “Remember who you are, no matter where you want to go,” and the Indigenous communities now know that we can go a long way.
"The name 'Colmena', for me, represents a commitment to diversity."
These assets are considered to provide a safe haven of value in the face of unstable economies.
Since 2019, the Pirateca.com website has provided open access to more than 279 Spanish titles, under the slogan “Books are not stolen, they're expropriated!”
Women of Purépecha and Amazigh descent fight for the land of their ancestors and everyone's climate
Access to water conflicts are leaving their mark on this Mexican state's recent history. Those protesting against the concession of water to private operators have been criminalized.
Music is a way to push back against threats to Indigenous peoples' way of life, languages, and culture due to settler colonialism and violence, climate change, economic and racial discrimination, and cultural assimilation.
"Just when it needs it most, the continent's integration collapses"
Today we travel to the state of Queretaro in Mexico, and then to Australia.
Journalism in Latin America is facing many forms of silencing. These independent outlets break through censorship with innovative ideas.
The day-to-day lives of Latinas with disabilities are rarely reported in the media. That’s why we wanted to uplift their voices and allow them to dignify their experiences.