León Krauze
León Krauze León Krauze

Léon Krauze is a columnist for Slate and co-host of Trumpcast. He is a news anchor for Univision based in Los Angeles and a senior fellow at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy.

Feb. 20 2019 4:28 PMSanders Has a Soft Spot for Latin American StrongmenAnd it could hurt him in the election.
Trumpcast
Feb. 14 2019 4:00 AMTrump, Drug Smuggling, and the Opioid CrisisHere’s what’s making the crisis so bad.
Brow Beat
Jan. 30 2019 3:56 PMHow Mexico Conquered the OscarsThe Oscar-dominating trio of Alejandro González Iñárritu, Guillermo del Toro, and Alfonso Cuarón has learned to play Hollywood’s game—and win it.
Trumpcast
Jan. 22 2019 11:38 AMThe Democratic Approach to Immigration in 2020Exploring Democratic polls on support for the border wall.
Politics
Jan. 8 2019 1:03 PMWall of LiesThe president is addressing the nation to tout a false solution to a crisis of his own making.
Trumpcast
Dec. 26 2018 10:00 PMWill the Trump Administration Help Central America?How to make a difference in the region.
Trumpcast
Dec. 14 2018 11:29 PMTrump, the NRA, and More Illegal ActivityZooming into how coordinated 2016 ad placements may have broken the law.
Movies
Dec. 6 2018 12:03 PMRoma and the Hidden Wounds of MexicoI’ve heard all too many stories like the one depicted in this remarkable film.
Trumpcast
Nov. 21 2018 8:00 PMThe Disaster of Trump’s Disaster ManagementHis response to wildfires and other disasters makes things worse.
Nov. 14 2018 4:19 PMA Country Beyond SavingIn the new season of Narcos, the Mexican state is the perpetrator, not the victim.
Politics
Nov. 8 2018 12:49 PMDid Latino Voters Show Up This Time?The Hispanic vote is growing, but that’s not necessarily great news for Democrats.
Oct. 30 2018 3:03 PMAMLO’s Rough StartMexico’s new leader is undermining his presidency before it even begins.
Politics
Oct. 17 2018 5:17 PMThe Issue Most Republicans Care About: Illegal ImmigrationTrump’s demonization campaign is working.
Politics
Oct. 10 2018 12:47 PMThe Democrats Have a Latino ProblemHispanic voters were supposed to be the party’s future. It’s not working out that way.
Politics
Sept. 19 2018 3:17 PMTwo Murders in IowaWhat the reactions to the brutal killings of Mollie Tibbetts and Celia Barquin tell us about the state of anti-immigrant politics in 2018.
Feb. 14 2019 9:00 AMWhat’s Russia Up to in Mexico?A suspicious delegation suggests links between Putin and the new Mexican government.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 5 2019 3:27 PMThe End of El ChapoThe trial of drug lord Joaquín Guzmán has exposed the unlikely folk hero for what he really is.
Jan. 24 2019 1:28 PMTrump Needs to Tread Carefully in VenezuelaThe White House has handled the crisis well so far, but the risks of overreach are huge.
Politics
Jan. 15 2019 6:11 PMTrump Is Losing. His Nativist Message Is Winning.Americans like the wall more than they like the president.
Trumpcast
Dec. 28 2018 8:30 PMWading Through the Democratic Presidential PoolLeón Krauze assesses the potential candidates with NPR’s Scott Detrow.
Dec. 19 2018 12:58 PMThe Face of the CrisisMexico has a plan to prevent more tragedies like the death of 7-year-old Jakelin Caal. Trump isn’t buying in.
Sports
Dec. 13 2018 2:23 PMThe Blue CurseCruz Azul, the unluckiest team in Mexican soccer, has a chance at redemption.
Nov. 30 2018 4:06 PM“God Willing, We Can Cross and My Dream Will Come True”Living in squalid conditions on a Tijuana baseball field, what’s left of the migrant caravan clings to hope.
Nov. 20 2018 12:52 PMThe Trump of TijuanaA mayor’s nativist rhetoric is making the caravan crisis worse.
Trumpcast
Nov. 12 2018 10:58 AMPost-Election Truths of the CaravanThe migrant caravan story was all over media during the election, but now you don’t hear much. Here’s what the pundit machine missed.
Trumpcast
Nov. 1 2018 11:12 AMLatinos, Voting, and the “Blue Wave”Why there is, and isn’t, a coherent Latino vote.
Oct. 22 2018 5:28 PMTrump vs. the CaravanThe president is misleading voters about the migrant caravan and what Mexico is doing to stop it.
Trumpcast
Oct. 16 2018 11:20 AMTrumpcast Live: The U.S. Relationship With Mexico—Live From the 2018 Texas Tribune FestivalLeón Krauze speaks with two former U.S. ambassadors to Mexico on the state of the U.S.-Mexico relationship.
Sept. 26 2018 2:29 PMTrump Is Right About the Suffering of VenezuelaBut wrong about how to respond to it.
Sports
Sept. 12 2018 11:22 AMThe Beautiful, Ugly GameThe bitter, petty, ridiculous U.S.-Mexico soccer rivalry is great for both countries.

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