Latest Stories Tagged: Mexico

Conflict & Justice

Auctioning off narco bling

Jewelry, helicopters and wines are all up for grabs in the Geo Quiz. The luxury goods are being auctioned off in the city that we want you to name. The auction features some of what Mexico's police force has seized from drug traffickers over the years.

Arts, Culture & Media

Mexico's Dance of the Devils

African music and culture live on in parts of Mexico, in communities where the descendants of African slaves live. But it's disappearing as older community members die. Myles Estey and Grant Fuller begin our story in the Costa Chica town of Lo de Soto.

Arts, Culture & Media

Day of the Dead songs

Every year on November 1st and 2nd, Mexicans observe the Day of the Dead. Despite the name, it's actually a time of celebration. And as Betto Arcos explains, no other culture celebrates death through song quite the way Mexico does.

Conflict & Justice

Tijuana's dance protest

Tijuana has been plagued by drug-related murders and kidnappings; now some want to show their city is more than a murder capital. They'll demonstrate with a mass street performance. It's called Pa Bailar, or 'To Dance'. Ruxandra Guidi of KPBS reports.