Conflict & Justice

Mexico City Drivers Beware, Peatonito is Watching You



Pedestrians in Mexico City don't get a lot of respect from drivers.

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Cars zoom up on sidewalks, ignore red lights and generally have walkers on the run.

But now they have a champion: Peatonito. He's a mask-wearing self-appointed "protector of pedestrians." Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Wall Street Journal reporter Nicholas Casey who met up the pedestrian avenger.