María Esquinca

The Magic of Lucha Libre in El Paso, Texas

A new “Lucha Libre: Stories From the Ring” exhibit opened in late August to the eager attendance of hundreds of El Pasoans.

  • Sep 7, 2021
  • 5:10 PM

Maquila Workers’ Protest in Juárez Ends, But the Fight Continues

“This does not end. It barely begins.”

  • Apr 14, 2016
  • 11:58 AM

Votería: How One Latino Organization Uses Culture to Engage Voters

“We wanted to really educate the community on why their vote is important. We hear it all the time: ‘Tu voto es tu voz.’”

  • Mar 30, 2016
  • 10:06 AM

100 Women Walked 100 Miles to Echo Pope’s Message on Immigrant Dignity

An eyewitness account of immigrant advocates and activists welcoming Pope Francis to the U.S.-Mexico border.

  • Feb 23, 2016
  • 9:33 AM

The Workers of Juárez Who Couldn’t See the Pope

So close, yet so far.

  • Feb 19, 2016
  • 8:59 AM

Immigrant Families Welcome Pope Francis at Border Fence

Journalist Maria Esquinca visits the border fence in southern New Mexico and witnesses a daily scene of sad desperation.

  • Feb 17, 2016
  • 11:18 AM

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