Emily Green

Mexico immigration

The Hidden Victims of Trump’s War on the Border

African asylum-seekers fleeing war are now trapped and stateless in Mexico.
Emily Green
11.27.19
mexico drug cartels

The Shoot-Out Over Chapo’s Son Is a Major 'Clusterfuck' for AMLO

“This defeat is going to be very costly for López Obrador and will probably result in the resignation of his security secretary”
Emily Green
10.18.19
immigration

The Complicated Legacy of the Migrant Caravan

“The caravan opened the floodgates for migration from Central America, but it also generated the backlash that then closed those gates”
Emily Green
10.17.19
immigration

Trump's Asylum Policies Sent Him Back to Mexico. He Was Kidnapped Five Hours Later By a Cartel.

David's story is not unique.
Emily Green
9.16.19
Trump immigration

How Trump Is Winning His War on Asylum Seekers

“We have sent asylum seekers back to Mexico, and said ‘hope you don’t die. Bye, bye’”
Emily Green
9.10.19
Drugs

These Two People Can Now Legally Use Cocaine in Mexico

A Mexican judge ruled that private use of cocaine "doesn't put one's health at great risk."
Emily Green
8.21.19
migration

The Reason Hondurans Are Very Pissed Off Right Now — and Taking to the Streets

U.S. prosecutors have accused the president of conspiring with drug traffickers.
Emily Green
8.19.19
Mass Shootings

Mexico Is Furious About the El Paso Shooting and Is Making Sure Trump Knows It

“This act has woken up the Mexican government”
Emily Green
8.5.19
immigration

Why Guatemala's President Inked an Impossible Asylum Deal with Trump

“We don’t think he is negotiating this in the name of Guatemala. We think he is negotiating impunity for him and his family”
Emily Green
7.29.19
immigration

EXCLUSIVE: HHS Is Shutting Down the Model Facility for Migrant Kids It Showed Off to Journalists

HHS invited journalists and politicians to visit a new emergency shelter in Carrizo Springs, Texas, which had soccer fields, a gazebo, and well-equipped classrooms. Less than a month later, it's shutting down.
Emily Green
7.23.19
mexico

Migrant Father Who Drowned With Daughter Was Extorted Hours Before Crossing

“It’s very obvious that those who can get money and pay, they can cross. Those who don’t, they just languish.”​
Emily Green
7.3.19
mexico

Mexico’s Southern Border Is Now Packed With Troops Trained for the Drug War, Not a Humanitarian Crisis

“My guess is that a lot of mistakes will be committed in the process”
Emily Green
6.25.19
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