Women in Mexico are lashing out against rampant sexual violence, police abuse and policies that hurt working mothers.
Even with the best will in the world, there’s only so much social policy can do to stop organised crime.
Exactly 234,966 people have died in Mexico’s 11-year drug war. Now the government wants to deploy soldiers to criminal hot spots, a move many fear will just increase violence and weaken the police.
October 2017 was Mexico’s deadliest month on record.