Mexico Beyond the News Reports

President Obama travels to Mexico today to meet with his Mexican and Canadian counterparts. But as Obama has said in the past - the Mexico of today is not just the country that is depicted in mainstream U.S. news reports about violence, drugs and poverty. The country may be poised for a middle class comeback, depending on whom you ask. We discuss the realities and myths of modern Mexico.

Credits

Guest:
Carrie Kahn - NPR international correspondent based in Mexico City - @ckahn

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Christian Bordal, Matt Holzman, Jolie Myers, Anna Scott