Al Jazeera speaks to a lawyer who is working to investigate the deaths of 18 men in Mexico, including members of her family, who drug cartel gunmen mistook for members of a rival gang.
In Acapulco, 140 elementary schools have closed as teachers face extortion and kidnappings from gangsters.
Mass rally planned to mark crackdown two years ago that left 27 protesters dead.
Cheap imports have left Mexican producers struggling.
A place once famous for pure water faces textile-industry pollution.