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Mexico City: The Liberal Capital of Latin America?

National Public Radio (NPR) reporter Lourdes Garcia-Navarro filed a report examining how Mexico City is leading the way in Latin American liberalism. Reflected by the Mexico City Assembly passing progressive measures on civil unions and abortion, local attitudes are not as they once were. With its trendy art scene, the city recently hosted controversial photographer Spencer Tunick's latest public project, attracting 18,000 participants and serving as further evidence of what Garcia-Navarro says is a city being “reborn and rebranded.”

Listen to the NPR report: Mexico Bares its Liberal Side, and More