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How Trump’s Immigration Policies Impact Lucha Libre Wrestling
Historically, luchadores have crossed the border to seek more lucrative wrestling careers. Damian speaks with lucha libre fighter Black Spider on how Trump’s proposed border wall jeopardizes the livelihoods of up-and-coming luchadores.
Why Luchador Rey Fenix Wears a Mask
We met high-flying luchador Rey Fenix at Impact Wrestling's Slammiversary to find out what his mask means to him and what's behind the Mexican tradition of masks in lucha libre.
Inside ‘Total Ultra-Violent Disaster,’ Mexico’s Most Extreme Wrestling League
Where luchadores use blades, fluorescent lightbulbs, chairs, and barbed wire to leave their opponents as bloodied and battered as possible.
How a Gay Pro Wrestler Became Mexico's 'Liberace of Lucha Libre'
We teamed up with our friends at VICE Mexico to bring you into the ring with Cassandro, a Mexican wrestling star who dons himself in drag for every fight.