Tag: Francisco Cantú
Juan Villoro: Donald Trump, Illusion of ConvenienceJune 2016
The acclaimed Mexican writer explains why Donald Trump is a welcome distraction for the government of Mexico.
Francisco Cantú: Mission TrailDecember 2015
Boundaries of Nations: In the borderlands of northern Mexico, a legacy of violence.
The acclaimed Mexican writer explores the paranoia of life amongst cartels.
Juan Villoro: Violence-MeterJune 2015
The acclaimed Mexican author confronts the normalization of violence.
Francisco Cantú: Dark Work on the BorderOctober 2014
Remembering the late journalist Charles Bowden, who chronicled the depths of the violence consuming Mexico.
Francisco Cantú: A Massacre, RecurringApril 2014
In Shadows at Dawn, historian Karl Jacoby uses a single moment of bloodshed to examine the persistence of violence in the U.S./Mexico borderlands.
Francisco Cantú: Refuge, Part IIIOctober 2013
Part 3, Withdrawal: How a system of neglect endangered the lives of asylum seekers in the Netherlands.
Francisco Cantú: Refuge, Part IIOctober 2013
Part 2, Presence: Exploring life and death amongst asylum seekers whose applications were rejected by the Dutch government in this second part of a three-part series.
Francisco Cantú: Refuge, Part IOctober 2013
Part 1, Reception: Asylum seekers face red-tape, indifference, and murder in the first of a three-part series on the Dutch asylum system.
Francisco Cantú: VentanaAugust 2013
A former Border Patrol agent recalls his first encounter with a body in the desert.