NORTH: March 21, 2016
Mexican insurance. Everyone who works and pays taxes gets access to the Mexican national health insurance program for themselves and their families. Last year this system, called IMSS, spent about $1000 U.S. per beneficiary.
Scratching thorough reeds so thick I couldn’t see more than 10 feet ahead, we crawled through the flooded river bottom. I had planned on riding the rapids high above this mess, but so much for scouting the river before you run it. My son happily navigated from the front of the two person kayak,
Mexico is seeing a lot of children who are U.S. citizens coming to live in Mexico because one or both of their parents who are not citizens have been deported. The problem is that in Mexico these kids have no legal status.