Daniel Hernandez

student protests

High school students from coast to coast stage anti-Trump walkouts

Tess Owen
Daniel Hernandez
11.15.16
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue

A Mexican School Grapples with the Disappearance of 43 Students

Founded in 1926, the Ayotzinapa school is one of only a few all-male rural teachers' colleges still operating in Mexico. They are grossly neglected by federal and state authorities and sometimes face direct threats from the government.
Daniel Hernandez
1.6.15
News

Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán Captured in Mexico: What You Need to Know

The notorious, even mythical cartel chief's prosperous stint as a fugitive came to an end Saturday morning following an epic 13-year manhunt across the country, leaving a trail of blood and tragedy.
Daniel Hernandez
2.24.14
News

Saving Mexico? Selling Mexico? Slaying Mexico?

<i>Time</i> magazine’s cover story is the latest example of the media’s destructive and false narrative about Mexico. It isn’t doing any Mexicans any favors.
Daniel Hernandez
2.21.14
Photo

Happy 20th Birthday, Zapatistas!

Today marks 20 years since a previously unknown army emerged from the rain forests of the indigenous highlands of Chiapas, Mexico, and declared war on the government. Here are 20 photographs that Marco Antonio Cruz, one of Mexico’s most respected...
Daniel Hernandez
1.1.14
Stuff

Mexico's Fattest Brothers Aren't Fat Anymore

Brothers Juan Luis and Pedro "Poncho" Vanegas Bravo spent most of their childhood dealing with extreme obesity. Today, however, they've overcome their weight issues by being the first minors to receive gastric bypass surgery in Mexico.
Daniel Hernandez
11.5.13
Words

The Hypnotizing Anger of Siete Catorce

Deportation took this young producer from Oakland to Mexico, where he is now conquering D.F. with psychedelic tribal techno.
Daniel Hernandez
10.4.13
News

Mexico City: Was the Pemex Blast a Bomb or an Accident?

The victims of the explosion at the Pemex headquarters on January 31 were mostly regular, everyday office workers. The entire Human Resources office blew up. The dead were secretaries, maintenance guys, accountants. One of those killed was a nine-year...
Daniel Hernandez
3.5.13
News

Meet Mexico's New Youth Movement: The #YoSoy132

Presidential candidate Enrique Peña Nieto and Mexico's corporate media companies should be scared shitless.
Daniel Hernandez
6.19.12