1. “The Yucatán Peninsula Could Be México’s Next Big Independent Music Haven” – As Covid-19 pushes people away from metropolitan cultural hubs, the Yucatan Peninsula is positioning itself as the new music haven by Richard Villegas. The story in bandcamp.
2. “Mexico is NFL’s number one market outside the US” – Lucia Mouriño on the interest that the NFL generates in Mexico and how online betting has been affected by the pandemic. The story in SBC Americas.
5. “Defending Avocado Farms From Drug Cartels” – in this video piece Michael Anthony Adams, investigates the tension and clashes between avocado farmers and drug cartels in Michoacán.- The story in Vice.
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