David Agren / @el_reportero

Freelance correspondent in Mexico

David Agren covers Mexico as a freelance correspondent for The Guardian. His writing also regularly appears in The Washington Post, USA Today, Maclean's and Catholic News Service. A graduate of Mount Royal University, he has reported on Mexico and Latin America since 2005 and resides in Mexico City.

Most Recent Posts

Mexico, still Canada’s NAFTA ally?

Mexico, still Canada’s NAFTA ally?

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September 7, 2018

While striking a deal without Canada may have seemed like a callous decision for Mexico, there were several political and economic considerations that left the country in a bind, as David Agren reports. 

Is this Mexico’s next president?

Is this Mexico’s next president?

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June 28, 2018

Andrés Manuel López Obrador
may take Mexico’s July 1 election — he has polled far ahead of his competitors
for months. David Agren reports on what the left-wing, populist candidate stands for and
what’s in store for the country.