John Holman

John Holman

Drugs

Mexican drug cartels, poppy farmers and the US fentanyl crisis

How Mexico's drug cartels are feeding the US opioid crisis, and putting the country's poppy farmers out of business.

Mexican drug cartels, poppy farmers and the US fentanyl crisis

Venezuela

Who is Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido?

Juan Guaido, the man challenging Nicolas Maduro, once expressed horror over the 1992 coup in Venezuela, yet ironically, he just launched his own military uprising.

Who is Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido?

Europe

Spain rejects Mexico's demand for an apology over conquest

Mexico's president says Spain, pope must apologise for 500-year-old killings amid warm ties between two countries.

Spain rejects Mexico's demand for an apology over conquest

Latin America

Mexico's soup kitchens are shutting down

President says he ordered a budget cut for social programmes to stamp out corruption, but the move surprised many.

Mexico's soup kitchens are shutting down

Latin America

Mexico's indigenous languages at risk of disappearing

Indigenous people have historically been discriminated against, even punished for speaking their languages in schools.

Mexico's indigenous languages at risk of disappearing

Latin America

How Mexico processed El Chapo's conviction

How Mexico is reacting to the conviction of drug kingpin 'El Chapo' after a trial that captured the world's attention.

How Mexico processed El Chapo's conviction

Latin America

Mexico's disappeared: 40,000 missing

Families are still looking for their loved ones, blame the government for not doing enough to find them.

Mexico's disappeared: 40,000 missing

US & Canada

Honduran family reach US after crossing three countries

Al Jazeera first met the Reyes Zelaya family with eight months pregnant Erly struggling to walk 40 kilometres a day.

Honduran family reach US after crossing three countries

Latin America

Central American migrants watch Trump's televised speech

The main reaction was indignation, as he doubled down on his depiction of them as prospective criminals.

Central American migrants watch Trump's televised speech

Latin America

Challenges facing Brazil's new president

Far-right President Bolsonaro has a lot to deal with in South America's largest economy.

Challenges facing Brazil's new president

Latin America

How will Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro impact the world?

Incoming president of Brazil is a far-right populist with an affinity for military dictatorships of the country’s past.

How will Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro impact the world?

Latin America

Will Mexico's president be able to cut top government salaries?

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador campaigned on a promise to curb salaries of top officials and improve workers' wages.

Will Mexico's president be able to cut top government salaries?