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Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui fired by radio station
Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui fired by radio station

Carmen Aristegui, the award-winning Mexican journalist behind the exposure of numerous scandals involving the government and other holders of power, has lost her popular daily radio show in a dispute with the station’s owners. Mexicans who tuned in Monday morning to MVS Radio to hear Aristegui found instead a new host and routine recitation of the news. On the station’s website, Aristegui’s once-prominent photograph was gone. Station managers posted a statement announcing the “termination” of MVS Radio's work relationship with Aristegui. The statement also was read during the time slot that once belonged to Aristegui. Aristegui’s often-thorny...

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