Fusion: Is rape the price to pay for migrant women chasing the American Dream?

Before they can reach the American Dream, many migrant women have to survive a Mexican nightmare.

Before they can reach the American Dream, many migrant women have to survive a Mexican nightmare.

Fusion: How Sinaloa’s schools are trying to prevent kids from joining drug gangs

Mirna Cartagena spent 8 years in jail. Now she works hard to prevent young people from falling into narcos’ influence.

Mirna Cartagena spent 8 years in jail. Now she works hard to prevent young people from falling into narcos’ influence.

Fusion: The risks of reporting from El Chapo’s backyard

Javier Valdez, a reporter on the weekly investigative newspaper RíoDoce (meaning “Twelfth River”), is winning awards for his reporting there.

Javier Valdez, a reporter on the weekly investigative newspaper RíoDoce (meaning “Twelfth River”), is winning awards for his reporting there.

Fusion: Young angels in Juarez battle the city’s demons

A group of young “angels” get together to stand at crime scenes and street corners, asking murderers to repent.

A group of young “angels” get together to stand at crime scenes and street corners, asking murderers to repent.