Browsing Tag Mexico

Investigative Journalism in a Dangerous Country

Investigative Journalism in a Dangerous Country

By | September 15, 2017 at 1:12 pm

Adela Navarro is the director of, Zeta, one of the only news outlets in Mexico to regularly report on drug trafficking, corruption and organized crime.

Posted in: Blog, Events

Mexico: PEN Condemns Recent Threats Against Journalists

Mexico: PEN Condemns Recent Threats Against Journalists

By | July 26, 2017 at 4:21 pm

PEN is gravely concerned by the pervasive attacks and threats continuously being made against Mexican journalists.

Posted in: News

PEN International condemns surveillance in Mexico

PEN International condemns surveillance in Mexico

By | June 22, 2017 at 5:55 pm

PEN International is deeply concerned about the cases of espionage against journalists, activists and human rights defenders in Mexico.

Posted in: News

Mexico: Veracruz Journalist Threatened for Book on State Governor

Mexico: Veracruz Journalist Threatened for Book on State Governor

By | August 15, 2016 at 1:13 pm

PEN International is seriously concerned for the safety of Noé Zavaleta, Veracruz state correspondent for the national newsweekly Proceso.

Posted in: Campaigns

Mexico: Third Print Journalist Murdered in Veracruz This Year

Mexico: Third Print Journalist Murdered in Veracruz This Year

By | August 2, 2016 at 10:24 am

Authorities must strengthen programmes to safeguard the lives of at-risk journalists following the shocking murder of a journalist in Veracruz.

Posted in: News

Mexico: Journalist and Writer Héctor de Mauleón Threatened for Investigative Reports

Mexico: Journalist and Writer Héctor de Mauleón Threatened for Investigative Reports

By | June 27, 2016 at 10:39 am

PEN International and PEN Mexico are seriously concerned by the threats received by award-winning journalist and author Héctor de Mauleón.

Posted in: Campaigns

Mexico: Authorities Must Solve Killing of Second Journalist in Veracruz

Mexico: Authorities Must Solve Killing of Second Journalist in Veracruz

By | May 18, 2016 at 9:43 am

The Mexican authorities must investigate the fatal shooting of journalist Manuel Torres from Veracruz State on May 14, 2016.

Posted in: News

PEN Mexico Condemns the Killing of Francisco Pacheco

PEN Mexico Condemns the Killing of Francisco Pacheco

By | April 27, 2016 at 9:43 am

Journalist Francisco Pacheco Beltran was killed on April 25, 2016 when returning to his home in Taxco, Guerrero, around 6:30 am.

Posted in: News

Corruption, Impunity, Violence

Corruption, Impunity, Violence

By | March 15, 2015 at 4:29 pm

On February 24, 2015 PEN representatives from Canada, Germany, Honduras and Mexico met with members of the Mexican Senate’s Comisión de Justicia. At the meeting, John Ralston Saul, President of PEN International made the following introductory remarks.

Posted in: News

Remembering José Armando

Remembering José Armando

By | February 12, 2015 at 9:56 am

In 2008, journalist Jose Armando was gunned down in front of his home as he prepared to drive his daughter to school in Juarez. He was one of eight journalists killed in 2008. Writer-in-exile Luis Najera remembers his time working with Armando at El Diaro Juarez.

Posted in: Blog

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