“The great mistake is to live in Mexico and to be a journalist.”

Tomorrow, Storyboard and its sister Nieman Foundation outlets, Nieman Lab and Nieman Reports, will join journalists and writers the world over to honor the incredibly brave Mexican journalist Javier Valdez Cárdenas on the one-month anniversary of his killing. It seemed the right time to publish this sentence, which proved hauntingly prophetic. But it revealed so many … Continue reading “The great mistake is to live in Mexico and to be a journalist.”