Are there problems with ethnic, race/racial minorities or religious prejudices? Gender equality?

Probably, because isn’t this a problem everywhere to a certain extent? However, I can’t really comment on anything specific. Juarez has a history with femicide, but not as much recently. There is some tension in other parts of the country with indigenous groups. - Jun 2019


The situation is largely as in the US. - Feb 2019


Attitudes are similar to what you will encounter across the US. - Jan 2019


The area is predominantly Catholic. There are very few people here of African descent, so I don't know if an African American would feel uncomfortable with being such a minority. I personally have never encountered any prejudices. - Jun 2016


Not that I experienced... - Apr 2016


No - Apr 2016


None that I am aware of, but I truly don't have the basis to say for sure. - Dec 2015


not that I know of - Aug 2015


I don't think there are problems, however Juarez (and El Paso for that matter) is not a very diverse city. In my (and my husband's experience) non-Hispanic people stick out in both Juarez and El Paso. Particularly in Juarez, if you're at the mall for example, be prepared for people to be looking at you. In El Paso it's assumed that you're not from the area and that you're most likely somehow associated with Fort Bliss (located in El Paso). Again, no issues-- it's just something that I noticed. - Jun 2015


Not really. - Jun 2014


Not that I observed. - Aug 2013


Other than having to put up with some "machismo", women are well respected and well treated. - Jun 2013


Not particularly. Machismo is alive and well, but it doesn't impact work or quality of life. - Sep 2012


I haven't noticed. - Feb 2012


Machismo is alive in Mexico, moreso with older generations than with younger people. - Jul 2011


None that I have seen. - Jun 2011


None that we have seen. - Mar 2009


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