Simon Schatzberg

Simon Schatzberg

Mexico

Day of the Dead: Juchitan remembers earthquake victims

Residents of southern Mexican city say tradition takes on a new meaning after September's deadly tremor.

Day of the Dead: Juchitan remembers earthquake victims

Earthquake

Jojutla struggles a month after deadly Mexico quake

Residents of a town outside of Mexico City worry it will take years to rebuild their lives after 7.1 tremor last month.

Jojutla struggles a month after deadly Mexico quake

Business & Economy

Mexicans left behind by NAFTA see opportunity in Trump

NAFTA led to upheaval in Mexican countryside as cheap grains produced by highly subsidised US farms flooded markets.

Mexicans left behind by NAFTA see opportunity in Trump

Protests

Gasolinazo protests flare as petrol price surges 20%

Sudden spike in fuel prices sparks riots, looting, and arrests of hundreds of demonstrators as government holds firm.

Gasolinazo protests flare as petrol price surges 20%