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Candles adorn images of the murdered journalist, Javier Valdez, and the words

Chronicle of a death foretold?

Mexico is the deadliest country in the world for journalists. So why has the murder of Javier Valdez touched such a nerve among ordinary Mexicans? The answer: Uncompromising courage.

Candles adorn images of the murdered journalist, Javier Valdez, and the words

Mexico | Impunity

Chronicle of a death foretold?

José Peralta for IFEX

Mexico is the deadliest country in the world for journalists. So why has the murder of Javier Valdez touched such a nerve among ordinary Mexicans? The answer: Uncompromising courage.

Honduras | Impunity

Berta Cáceres: A life without fear

IFEX

Berta Cáceres spent her life building a movement to protect the environment and indigenous peoples' rights. Her enemies tried to silence that movement by killing her, only to find out they can put out the spark, but never the fire.

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