Mexican investigative journalist Anabel Hernández has looked inside her country's drug war. She talks with Marco Werman about the threats on her life, and the new English translation of her book, "Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and Their Godfathers."
A duo of Mexican artists are shining a light on indigenous women and other marginalized groups. They've found inspiration in other bold Mexican women, like Frida Kahlo, who dared to experiment and defied cultural norms.
When performing her latest single, “Peligrosa,” Downs says she thought about women who are seen as “dangerous because we think, because we have opinions, because we want to go to school, because we want to be independent.”
Anchor Marco Werman speaks with film director Luis Mandoki about his documentary on Mexico's 2006 presidential election. Mandoki is convinced the election was rigged, and he says his documentary proves it.
Some immigrants living in the shadows have gone to Washington, D.C. to lobby directly for immigration reform. We meet a janitor who made the trek to D.C. along with other members of his union. He's originally from Mexico and now lives in Pittsburgh.