(Mexico, 1958) Mexican journalist, currently the director of the Fondo de Cultura Económica. He has been a correspondent for El Universal
in Washington (1990-2007), Notimex
’s North American regional coordinator in Washington (1990), international director of Notimex
s Washington correspondent (1984-1989) and director of operations and international news editor for Notimex
(1982-1984). From 1971 to 1980 he worked for the Parisian newspaper Le Monde
in Mexico. He has acted as a commentator on media outlets such as UNIVISION, CNN, NBC, Telemundo, Foro Interamericano, Lehrer NewsHour, CBC, Deutsche Welle, TV Azteca and TeleSur. His work has led to recognition and awards such as the National Journalism Prize (in-depth article) in 1987 and the Manuel Alonso Muñoz Medal (best social communicator) in 2005.