Inside the Trauma-Filled Camp of Migrants Waiting at the US Border
The caravan has become an encampment of hundreds of people who are trapped between countries in Tijuana and facing dangerous conditions.
Tijuana’s Tourism Is Booming Even as the Homicide Rate Spikes
Over 2,300 people have been murdered in 2018 thus far, an increase from 1,647 homicides in 2017.
Alejandra Sánchez Inzunza
José Luis Pardo Veiras
The Border Crisis Is Wreaking Havoc on the Lives of Cross-Border Students
Students who live in Tijuana and go to school in California have to navigate the migrant caravan and a heavy military presence at the San Ysidro border every day.
One Man Dissolved Dozens of Bodies and Dumped Them in This Mass Grave in Mexico
Eight years ago, Santiago Meza admitted to carrying out horrible acts on behalf of drug cartels. The authorities still haven't sentenced him, but on the land in Tijuana where he "worked," the evidence continues to pile up.
Laura Sánchez Ley
Take a Ride with Mint Field on the First Cut From Their Debut Album
The Tijuana shoegaze duo have made quite a few ripples on the Californian circuit without even releasing an LP—and they're setting their sights on bigger targets.
How Two Trans Salvadoran Migrants Found Peace in Tijuana
If you're trans and escaping one of the deadliest countries in the world, where do you go?
One of the Best Taquerías in Tijuana Is Surrounded by Prostitutes, Addicts, and Horny Gringos
The "nameless taquería" is located in the Zona Norte of Tijuana, a go-to spot for drugs, sex, and other forms of debauchery. Even better, it happens to serve some of the best tacos in the region.
I Kicked Oxy During a Pro Boxing Bout in Tijuana
LA based professional boxer Zac "Kid Yamaka" Wohlman writes about the time he got sober in the ring.
The Trump Administration's New Deportation Policy Could Create a Migrant Crisis in Tijuana
By sending migrants back across the southern border, the US will just be worsening conditions in northern Mexico, say immigration advocates.
A Japanese Art Collective Had a Funeral for Liberty on the US–Mexico Border
Activist artists Chim↑Pom also built a lovely treehouse from which to view the gravesite.
Intimate Portraits of the Thousands of Haitian Refugees Stranded in Tijuana
About 3,500 Haitians are waiting to cross the border into the US.
I Ate Through Caesar Salad's Shady History to Get to the Truth
Tijuana's violent history has trumped our emerging food and wine scene, but one of our most famous legacies, the Caesar salad, posses it's own sketchy history. I headed to one of the best institutions in town for lunch to investigate it's shady story.