Todd Bensman has worked as a newspaper, television and magazine journalist for more than 20 years, domestically and overseas. He serves as an investigative projects reporter for Hearst Corporation’s The San Antonio Express-News, where he has earned national and regional recognition for work ranging from government corruption to border security.
A Juarez cop fled to Texas after drug cartels attacked him. Will a judge send him back?
Violence is pushing Mexican elites to buy their way to safety using a special class of U.S. visas available only to the rich.
Business, Finance & Economics
A GlobalPost Passport investigation finds that the $8 billion Stanford Ponzi scheme decimated the savings of Jews in Mexico City and Caracas. Were they explicitly targeted?
The story of 3 Iraqi refugees whose long journey ultimately delivered them over the Rio Grande and into a federal lockup.
After fleeing drug violence for the US, Mexican asylum seekers are often sent back home.