Episodes

Instruments of War

Christian Martinez and his bandmates were used to being stopped by guerrilla or paramilitary soldiers on the road. But one night, after playing a gig, …

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The Plan

Maria Clara Ramos for years had prepared herself mentally to face an attack. Until one day she had to live through a real one. Interview: …

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The Coyote

Carlos makes a living by taking migrants from Central America to the Mexican border with the United States. He’s what’s called a “coyote”. From Honduras, …

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Finding the Words

Micah has spent a life pushing against the borders of a category most everyone takes for granted: gender. Read the English subtitles for this story …

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The 43 + 11

One night, last November, Laurence Maxwell went to central Mexico City for a peaceful protest in solidarity with the 43 missing students of Ayotzinapa, and …

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The Interpreter

After graduating from University, Gabriela got her dream job. But there was one important detail: she had to work beside the most controversial political figure …

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