Most Commented Stories Tagged: Mexico

New route for Cuban exiles

The World's Lorne Matalon reports that Cubans who flee their island for the United States are trying a new route: through Mexico, and Mexican authorities fear a mass exodus of Cubans coming through in coming years.

Human trafficking in Mexico

Sex trafficking is an international business and it's become big business in tiny towns across Mexico where human trafficking gangs prey on young women with virtual impunity, as Correspondent Conrad Fox reports.

Politics

NAFTA stays as is

The World's Lorne Matalon reports on how Mexico is reacting to the Obama Administration's decision not to seek a renegotiation of NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement. Mexico's government doesn't want to re-open the trade deal. But critics in Mexico are disappointed, because they feel NAFTA has hurt Mexicans economically.

Health & Medicine

Where did the H1N1 flu start?

A new study out of Imperial College London says the swine flu or H1N1 virus originating in the village of La Gloria in the Mexican state of Vera Cruz. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the lead author of the study, Dr. Christopher Fraser.

Politics

Mid-term elections in Mexico

Mexican President Felipe Calderon has a high approval rating in his country, but his party isn't expected to do well in this weekend's midterm elections. The World's Lorne Matalon reports.

Politics

Mexico's new hot button issues

Abortion and gay rights have traditionally been off-limit topics during political campaigns in Mexico. But that's changed since Mexico City legalized both abortion and gay marriage. Mary Stucky reports from Mexico City.