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Soapbox Mexico

Soapbox Mexico

Now I have a voice

As the soap's team celebrates its success and survival, it also finds a new target audience, men who need to change.

Soapbox Mexico

Everyday Mafia

Drugs and gangs, the Mexico portrayed most often in the media, makes it into the popular soap's story lines too.

Soapbox Mexico

How a soap survives

How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.

Soapbox Mexico

Two worlds

Taking on the challenge to educate Mexico's rural and poor indigenous population using a popular soap opera.

Soapbox Mexico

Breaking taboos

Can soap operas help tackle stigma and discrimination related to HIV/AIDS in Mexico?

Soapbox Mexico

Vicky's story

One woman recalls desperate years of violent abuse and then witnesses how her life is turned into a telenovela.

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Meet the 'What Women Don't Say' team

Soapbox Mexico follows the production team behind one of the country's most successful telenovelas.

Soapbox Mexico

Soap operas: 'An integral part of Mexico'

Filmmaker Josue Andavert says Soapbox Mexico shows how important melodramas can be in shaping the reality of a nation.

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In Pictures: Soapbox Mexico

Behind the scenes of a popular Mexican soap opera which tackles controversial issues to inspire and empower its viewers.

Soapbox Mexico

Alicia's challenge

What are the tensions and real-life dramas facing the actors, writers and producers of a successful Mexican soap opera?