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Jean Guerrero

Fronteras Reporter

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Jean Guerrero is a multimedia reporter with experience covering Latin America. She started her career at the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires in Mexico City as a foreign correspondent. She covered commodities in Mexico, Central America, and the Andean region for video, print, and online. She filmed the Wall Street Journal Mexico City Bureau’s first interview with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and trekked through mountains with coffee smugglers, opium poppy producers, maize farmers, and more.

Her work has also appeared in The Economist, The Seattle Times, Las Vegas Sun, San Diego CityBeat, Makeshift Magazine, Beacon and other publications.

Jean was born and raised in San Diego, holds a B.A. in journalism and a minor in neuroscience from the University of Southern California. She also has an MFA degree in creative nonfiction from Goucher College.

Recent Stories

Faith And Community Groups To Go On 150-Mile March From The Border

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To inspire empathy for immigrants, about 100 faith and community leaders from across the country will march from the U.S.-Mexico border in Imperial Beach to the Metropolitan Detention Center in Los Angeles.

Women Suffering Complications From Genital Mutilation Years Later

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Thousands of refugees and immigrants were genitally mutilated as young girls in their home countries. Years later, they can suffer life-threatening medical complications.

American Wives Of Deported Mexicans Say They're Excluded From SENTRI

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U.S. citizens living in Tijuana with their deported husbands say they are denied access to SENTRI, a trusted traveler program for expedited border crossings.

Haitian Migrants Find Shelter In San Diego

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Haitians are flowing into San Diego in record numbers. Now, a church in Normal Heights is giving them temporary shelter.

San Diego, Tijuana Officials Question Safety Of New Pedestrian Crossing

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They say a temporary ramp in Tijuana leading to PedWest, a new pedestrian border crossing in San Ysidro, may be unstable.

Activists: U.S.-Mexico Partnership May Be Contributing To Human Rights Abuses

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Human rights activists have returned to San Diego after a two-week fact-finding mission in Mexico. They were looking into human rights abuses south of the border.

Pedestrian Crossing At San Ysidro Opens

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A new pedestrian border crossing facility known as “PedWest” started operations Friday at the San Ysidro Port of Entry, the busiest land border crossing in the Western Hemisphere.

Investors In Donald Trump's Failed Mexico Resort Speak Out

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Several years ago, about 250 people bought Tijuana oceanfront condos sold under Donald Trump’s name. They were never built. Disgruntled buyers say they were deceived by the presumptive Republican presidential nominee and fear voters will experience the same disillusionment.

Latino Groups To Lead Memorial Service For Orlando Victims

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Latino groups are joining religious and LGBT leaders Saturday evening at St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral to remember the victims of last month's Orlando shootings.

ACLU Report Documents Struggle Of Deported Veterans

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The report released Tuesday highlights 84 cases of immigrants who served in the U.S. military and have been deported or are currently facing deportation.

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