Andalusia Knoll Soloff

immigration

Domestic Abuse Victims in the Migrant Caravan Are Stranded at the US Border

The Trump administration will not allow refugees to claim asylum on the basis of domestic violence. That leaves women like Mirna Yolanda Contreras in limbo.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
12.5.18
Pizza

This Mexican Town Makes Phenomenal New York-Style Pizza

"I don't put ketchup or Valentina on my pizza, I'll have none of that. Just garlic and chile, nothing more and nothing less."
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
10.16.17
Broadly

Is This the Most Dangerous Place to Be a Female Journalist Right Now?

One reporter was strangled to death in her apartment; another was shot dead in her car. In Mexico, women in journalism face the constant threat of violence.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
5.2.17
Troll Warfare

Mexico’s Troll Bots Are Threatening the Lives of Activists

How an army of Twitter trolls is invading Mexico’s democratic process.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
3.9.17
mexico

Between Two Worlds: The Haitian Migrants Stranded at the US-Mexico Border

Thousands of Haitian migrants have fled poverty in their country to search for a better life in the US. Now they're stuck on the Mexican border in what experts are calling a new humanitarian crisis.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
1.13.17
TDOR 2016

In Mexico City, a Community Rallies in Wake of Two Horrifying Trans Murders

Two high-profile deaths of transgender sex workers have sparked ongoing protests in Mexico City, where LGBTQ rights have made slow and unsteady progress. We speak to organizers and demonstrators on the street.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
11.20.16
Uber Earth

Uber Rape Case Leaves No Safe Transit Option for Women in Mexico City

“Now I will only take Uber as a last ditch option.”
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
5.23.16
mexico

In Mexico, Women Are Protesting a Wave of Brutal Murders with Performance

A spate of homicides targeting female victims has swept some parts of Mexico, but a new generation of women are using creative ways to combat the scourge of violence.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
3.25.16