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The Death Of Freedom In My Corrupt Mexico

A Mexican journalist's corruption investigations led to death threats and persecution against her. She has been forced to flee her country, but many of her colleagues were murdered before they could do the same.

At a Mexico City rally in honor of slain news photographer Ruben Espinosa on Aug. 8
At a Mexico City rally in honor of slain news photographer Ruben Espinosa on Aug. 8
Anabel Hernandez*

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MEXICO CITY — Mexican news photographer Ruben Espinosa said in July that "death has chosen Veracruz as his home and decided to live there." Thirty days later, death found Espinosa in his Mexico City apartment, where he was discovered with a gunshot to his head.

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