Countries: Mexico

See also: Central America
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Campesinos Ecologistas - El Documental

El 2 de mayo de 1999 fueron detenidos por militares Rodolfo Montiel y Teodoro Cabrera....

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Environment, Human rights defenders, Police brutality

Witnessed: 4985 times

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Raúl Hernández, Preso de Conciencia

El 17 de abril del 2010, se cumplieron dos años del encarcelamiento del defensor de derechos humanos y líder de la Organización del Pueblo Indígena Me'phaa (OPIM), Raúl Hernández, señalado como...

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression

Witnessed: 2889 times

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Aguasabajo: El Proyecto de Presa Paso de la Reina

Desde hace varios años, existe el interés por parte de la Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) de construir una presa hidroeléctrica en la comunidad de Paso de la Reina y municipios cercanos de ...

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Environment, Indigenous peoples, Water

Witnessed: 3082 times

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Esmeralda: A transgender asylum seeker speaks out against immigration detention

Courage comes in many different forms. For Esmeralda a transgender asylum seeker from Mexico who faced horrific circumstances in immigration detention, it came in the form of seeking justice....

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Sexual exploitation

Witnessed: 3053 times

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Every Woman Has a Story...

...and every story can create change....

Regions: Global, Mexico, Yemen

Issues: Justice, Violence against women, Women's rights

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Amnistía Internacional adopta a Jacinta Francisco Marcial como presa de conciencia (18/08/09) - Parte 1/2

Primera parte de la rueda de prensa de Amnistía Internacional en la cual la organización adopta el caso de Jacinta Francisco Marcial como presa de conciencia (18/08/09) ...

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Discrimination, Indigenous peoples

Witnessed: 2926 times

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Narco Wars: Mexico

Nearly three years after Mexican President Felipe Calderón declared war on drug traffickers, the conflict still rages on and the drug cartels have since spilled over into the United States.

Regions: Mexico

Issues: Drugs & human rights

Witnessed: 3129 times

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The Ballad of Esequiel Hernandez by Kieran Fitzgerald (Trailer)

In 1997, U.S. Marines patrolling the Texas-Mexico border as part of the War on Drugs shot and killed Esequiel Hernández Jr. Mistaken for a drug runner, the 18-year-old was, in fact, a U.S....

Regions: Mexico, United States

Issues: Drugs & human rights

Witnessed: 2401 times

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