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Alfredo Corchado in conversation with Ethan Zuckerman Live Blog

This is a liveblog of the talk between Alfredo Corchado and Ethan Zuckerman. Blogged by Luis Natera, with illustrations by @willowbl00.

Alfredo Corchado is a Mexican-American Journalist. He is the Mexico Bureau Chief of the Dallas Morning News and author of the book, “Midnight in Mexico.” Ethan Zuckerman introduces Alfredo as one of the leading journalists today trying to explain what’s going on in Mexico.

Alfredo, borned in Mexico and raised in the US, went back to Mexico in 2003 as part of the Dallas Morning News with the idea of continuing to cover the relations between Mexico and the US, but he quickly ran into the violence and was forced to deal with and report the issue.