Mexico City: Prospering Megacity

The Takeaway visits Mexico City to explore more deeply the benefits and challenges facing this prospering megacity, from crime to sustainable development to culture and corruption.

  • Pushing for a Greener Mexico City

    May 31, 2013
    Mexico City is one of the most densely populated cities in the world, with close to 20 million people living within its borders. For its residents, it is also an incredibly polluted...
  • The Disappeared, and Those Waiting

    May 31, 2013
    On February 17, 2011, Victor Rolon’s life changed forever. His nephew, police officer Adrian Dominguez Rolon, disappeared, along with a fellow officer. His story has become all too co...
  • A More Holistic View of the U.S. - Mexico Border

    May 28, 2013
    The U.S. - Mexico is often reduced to a political talking point or a barrier to be upheld. But in an attempt to look at the border from a more holistic perspective, The Woodrow Wilson...