Farmers evicted to save tribe

Carlos Reis took photos the day government officials knocked down his house of 20 years and seized his land.

“We lost our things,” said Reis, who now lives in a tent with his wife and two sons. “It is a very sad business.”

How has Mexico City changed?

Recently back in Mexico City for some reporting more than 12 years after I left my post as the Monitor's Latin America correspondent here, I had my eye out for what had changed – the good and the bad.