The level of brutality Central American migrants face in Mexico was apparent Monday, when police conducting a raid for undocumented migrants near a rail yard outside Mexico City shot to death a local man, apparently because his dark skin and work clothes made officers think he was a migrant.
Wednesday, April 19, 2006
Mexico Brutally Abusive Towards Migrants
Although Mexican officials denounce the United States for criminalizing their citizens, Mexican soldiers and police conduct their own witch hunts. These supposed bastions of justice rob, rape, torture and jail Central American migrants found without proper papers.