Paul Imison

Paul Imison

Paul Imison is a freelance journalist based in Mexico City. His work has appeared in The Financial Times, The Independent, and VICE News among other outlets. His first book, Blood and Betrayal: Corruption, Impunity, and Institutional Failure in Mexico, will be published in early 2016.

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Pope’s historic visit to Mexico splits public opinion

On his visit to Chiapas, Monday, Pope Francis inspired many by denouncing the centuries-long exploitation of the country’s native population and praying before the tomb of the late Bishop Samuel...

Mexico’s end-of-year crime stats paint a mixed picture

Following a decline in the past three years, Mexico’s murder rate is again on the rise, according to statistics released by the country’s National Public Security System this month. Over...