The Federalist brings viewers face-to-face with migrants at the Texas border, where their desperate bids for entry inevitably cross paths with powerful cartels. From shelters to the Rio Grande, “Cartel Country” goes where most of the media won’t, revealing a tragic reality they ignore: America’s byzantine border policies enable a vast black market for human smuggling.
- Reported by John Daniel Davidson, David Agren, and Emily Jashinsky
- Narrated by John Daniel Davidson
- Written by John Daniel Davidson and Emily Jashinsky
- Shot and Edited by Emily Jashinsky