Inside the Americas

Anti-migrant sentiment grows in Mexico's Chiapas state

In Mexico's Chiapas state, anti-migrant sentiment is growing. The generous help that many locals were once willing to give Central Americans making their way north is waning. This lack of local assistance means thousands of migrants are now finding themselves stranded in the heat with minimal food and water, and with little hope of reaching their goal of the United States any time soon. We take a closer look.


Emboldened after retaking control of the House of Representatives in the 2018 midterms, some Democrats are determined to do all they can to impeach President Donald Trump if there's evidence to confirm his alleged misdeeds. Others, however, are wary that pursuing impeachment might simply play to Trump's advantage.

And with the rate of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest accelerating, we take a look at the land disputes that are seeing indigenous communities pushed out - as businesses roll in.

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