Published August 25, 2014.
Featuring: Oscar Martinez
Captured and edited by: Jesús Iñiguez
Every year, the journey through Central America and Mexico for migrants seeking to reach the United States is a perilous one. In search of a better life, many risk their lives by hanging on to the tops of freight trains, and risk becoming targets of human traffickers. Award-winning journalist Óscar Martínez, author of "The Beast: Riding the Rails and Dodging Narcos on the Migrant Trail," speaks on the realities of the migrant trails in the age of narcotraficantes.