Arturo Talavera

Arturo Talavera is a freelance photojournalist. 

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Epicenters of Refuge: A Tale of Two Cities

The U.S./Mexico border has become the focal point for an international human rights crisis that only seems to be getting worse. Veteran photographer Arturo Talavera captures images from refugee camps in Mexico City and Tijuana, and the desperate lines of asylum seekers arrayed along the U.S./Mexico border.

Arturo Talavera Arturo Talavera A young Honduran woman chooses donated clothing at the Jesús Martínez “Palillo” stadium located at Magdalena Mixhuca Sports City in Mexico City. The stadium housed over 4,000 migrants who were heading north to the U.S.-Mexico border in November. Arturo Talavera At the Jesús Martínez “Palillo” stadium, Honduran migrantes gather to have breakfast. Arturo Talavera “Efigenia,” a Honduran woman, is having breakfast at the sports stadium refugee camp in Mexico City. Arturo Talavera “Joel” from El Salvador, who did not want to give his last name, covers himself to eat on a cold day. Arturo Talavera Clothing donated by Mexico’s civil society. “Joel” covers himself from the cold at the “Palillo” stadium refugee camp. Arturo Talavera A Honduran man awaits a medical consult at the Jesús Martínez “Palillo” stadium in Mexico City...