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21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Looking back on a child migrant's journey north on 'The Beast'

We met in a rail yard in Tapachula, Mexico, not far from the Guatemalan border. I had slung two cameras over my back and climbed the iron rungs to the top of a hopper car.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, North America, Honduras,

Tue Aug 19, 2014


16 Disturbing Photos That Reveal The Darker Side Of The American Dream

Those who grew up in the United States are likely familiar with the "American dream," the national ethos that dictates all men are created equal, each endowed with a birthright to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico,

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Mexico stops migrants from climbing 'Beast' train

Mexican authorities have launched operations to block Central American migrants from illegally heading to the United States, stopping them from hitching rides on a freight train known as "The Beast".


Related Topix: Mexico, North America, World News,

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Exploitation awaits migrant children on Mexico's southern edge

Anderson Daniel, 7, of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, sits exhausted on a hot street in Tapachula, Mexico.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, Honduras,

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Forty Bullets in the Head Shows Why Hondurans Fleeing for U.S.

Heidy Cabrera, center, sits with son Eduardo, 8, right, and newborn Cristopher, left, at the Buen Pastor shelter for migrants in Tapachula, Mexico.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Russia Taday

US mulling refugee status for Honduran children as Obama meets with C. American leaders

Honduran children have meals at the Todo por ellos immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, in southern Mexico.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, World News, Mexico, Rick Perry, US Governors

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Christians, show compassion to Central American children, urges head of United Methodist Church in Harrisburg

In this July 10, 2014, photo, children watch television at the "Todo por Ellos" shelter for migrant children in Tapachula, Mexico.


Related Topix: Methodist, Religion, World News, Mexico, Granjeno, TX