Don Bartletti’s Year-long Exposé of the Hidden Cost of the Food You Eat

March 2, 2015

By David Walker

Los Angeles Times photographer Don Bartletti has covered difficult stories in Mexico for decades, including the drug wars and illegal immigration. But his most recent project, about the explosion of inexpensive Mexican produce exported to the U.S., turned out to be one of the most difficult, he says. Called “Product of Mexico,” the story ran as a four-part series in...

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