Are Mexico’s Journalists on Their Own in the Fight Against Violence?

Are Mexico’s Journalists on Their Own in the Fight Against Violence?
Riodoce editor Andres Villarreal leads an editorial meeting at the paper’s office, Culiacan, Mexico, June 26, 2017 (AP photo by Enric Marti).

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief Judah Grunstein, senior editor Frederick Deknatel, and associate editor Robbie Corey-Boulet discuss the implications of political violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, for U.S. soft power abroad. For the Report, Jan-Albert Hootsen talks with Peter Dörrie about the deadly violence targeting Mexico’s journalists and their new campaign to end it. If you like what you hear on Trend Lines, as well as what you’ve seen on WPR, please think about supporting our work by subscribing. We’re currently offering a 25 percent discount on the first year of an annual subscription to our podcast listeners. […]

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