#Mexico

  • Article: Millions of Women Went on Strike in Mexico to Protest Gender-Based Violence

    Millions of Women Went on Strike in Mexico to Protest Gender-Based Violence

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|March 10, 2020

    Women boycotted lectures at universities and stayed home from work across the country. Read more

  • Article: Women in Mexico City Rallied Against Femicide With Hundreds of Red Shoes

    Women in Mexico City Rallied Against Femicide With Hundreds of Red Shoes

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 13, 2020

    Gender-related crimes and murders are on the rise across the country. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    Hundreds of Mexicans Protested Gender-Based Violence in a Silent March

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 9, 2019

    An average of 10 women are murdered every day in Mexico. Read more

  • Article: The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|July 26, 2019

    The tournament is played by people experiencing homelessness all over the world. Read more

  • Article: Violence Against Girls Carried Out by Family Members on Rise in Mexico

    Violence Against Girls Carried Out by Family Members on Rise in Mexico

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 12, 2019

    Almost 700,000 young women experienced some form of family violence in 2015. Read more

  • Article: Mexico City’s First Female Mayor Pledges to End Violence Against Women

    Mexico City’s First Female Mayor Pledges to End Violence Against Women

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    Approximately 1,100 women were murdered in Mexico between January and May. Read more

  • Article: UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|July 8, 2019

    “This should never happen anywhere.” Read more

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more