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John Holman

Latin America

Mexican village burns mythical beasts in Easter celebration

Every Easter, Mexicans join the Catholic tradition of burning effigies of Judas in communal bonfires.

Latin America

The race to save Mexico's vaquita from extinction

There are only 30 vaquitas left, but could a plan to use navy-trained dolphins to save them be the solution?

Latin America

Mexican fishermen lobby for mangroves protection

Fishermen in Mexico have joined a government fight to stop mangroves from being destroyed. Mexico has the fourth highest number of mangroves worldwide and millions depend on them for their livelihoods.

Latin America

Solid rain: A possible Mexican solution for drought

Agriculture uses a huge amount of the world’s freshwater supply, but a Mexican company may have found a way to ease the pressure.

Latin America

Back to reality: Waves of deported Mexicans struggle to survive

More undocumented migrants in the US are being targeted for deportation under President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown. It could affect up to six million Mexicans living there.

Latin America

Mexico's largest clandestine graves discovered

There are more than 30,000 people missing in Mexico as a result of the battle between drug cartels and the government. And now, relatives have discovered the biggest set of mass graves in the country.

Latin America

Mexico: Mothers search for missing children

There are more than 30,000 people missing in Mexico as a result of the battle between drug cartels and the government. And now, relatives have discovered the biggest set of mass graves in the country.

Latin America

Saving the almost extinct vaquita porpoise

Illegal fishermen in northern Mexico are being blamed for driving the world’s most endangered marine mammal to the brink of extinction. The vaquita lives only in the Sea of Cortez, and there are just 30 left.

Human Rights

Mexico's 'invisible wall', a migrant double standard

'Frontera Sur', designed to protect migrants, resulted in increase in checkpoints and border patrols on southern border.