President López Obrador visits the White House on Wednesday. He won’t be seeing Biden. Any way you cut it, the visit is a plus for Trump, and a risk for Mexico.
David Agren has covered Mexico since 2005, focusing on politics, culture and religion. His work appears regularly in The Guardian, USA Today, Maclean’s, and Catholic News Service.
Trump and Mexican President López Obrador have managed between them to put populations on both sides of the border at enormous risk.
Mexican President López Obrador portrays himself as a defender of human rights, but he is militarizing the country’s borders north and south—and the Mexican people are behind him.
Hondurans languishing in Mexico say they’ll come to America, one way or the other.
After being gassed by the U.S. and held in a camp by Mexico, hope is running out for some who left Honduras with dreams of a better life in America.