Toman anticonceptivos para no quedar embarazadas si son violadas camino a Estados Unidos. Alrededor del 80% de las migrantes que atraviesan México son violadas durante el recorrido. Sus testimonios aquí. They take birth control so they won't get pregnant if they're raped on the way to the United States. Around 80% of migrants who traverse Mexico are raped during their … Continue reading Aquí y Ahora: Cuerpomático
America with Jorge Ramos | Is rape the price to pay for migrant women chasing the American Dream? http://fusion.net/video/17212/theyre-desperate-then-theyre-raped-migrant-women-face-sexual-assault-in-mexico/
http://vimeo.com/60947154 IMPERIAL BEACH-- Immigration enforcement and drug smuggling continue to be top priorities for the Department of Homeland Security, and the Border Patrol's budget has swelled accordingly, increasing from just $262,647 in 1990 to over $3.5 million dollars in fiscal year 2012. They've added more agents, more technology, and higher fences. Despite such progress, human … Continue reading VIDEO: Horse Patrol for ABC News & Univision
You can watch the segment, which is about 7 minutes long, here: "Amor Sin Fronteras."
TIJUANA, Mexico — By 2009, Tijuana had become a shadow of its former self. Known for bars, clubs, and general debauchery, the city's nightlife had ground to a crushing halt. Drug violence scared away tourists, and even locals stayed indoors. Today, the city is emerging from hibernation. Reuben Torres is a producer with the Tijuana trio Los … Continue reading VIDEO: City As Blender: Tijuana’s New Mix Of Music, Crowds, And Cultures
TIJUANA, Mexico — Hector Barajas lives in a rundown apartment in Rosarito, Mexico. His small living room is cluttered with makeshift items appropriated as furniture: upended 20-gallon bucket chairs, chipped TV dinner trays trying to stand alone on teetering bent legs. There's even a door-less broken fridge that serves as a bookshelf. Full story here: http://www.fronterasdesk.org/news/2012/nov/12/us-veterans-banished-mexico/
The Mexican poet and activist Javier Sicilia traveled around Mexico and the United States in the name of peace against the Mexican drug cartels. He was joined by hundreds of Mexicans who have lost loved ones due to the violence. This is their story, in English. Directed and Produced by Erin Siegal Filmed by Erin … Continue reading VIDEO: Caravana Por La Paz Comes To The U.S.
In the stark, rolling hills that join Tijuana to the coastal port town of Rosarito, a battle is raging. A 15-year-old boy reloads his weapon behind the rusted hulk of an abandoned pick up truck. He signals his nearby comrade with gloved fingers, raises his head for one last look and then sprints ten long … Continue reading VIDEO: In Tijuana, Less Bullets, More Paintballs (ABC/ Univision)
A new short doc Univision News. Here's the text that ran with the piece: Tijuana’s Caliente racetrack is home to nearly seven hundred galgos, or greyhounds, who are part of the shrinking American greyhound racing circuit. Most Caliente dogs race a few times per week, though races are held almost daily. The track is informally known in the dog racing world as a “last … Continue reading New work: Short greyhound documentary for Univision