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Esteban Felix
Esteban Felix

Round Earth Media's unique journalism model includes partnering young journalists from the U.S. and abroad and publishing in major media outlets in both countries. For this reason, we often archive multiple versions of each story in different formats and languages.

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Originally broadcast on Planet Money on December 12, 2014See Original Version.

Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world. Jobs that seem dull and safe in most countries have become incredibly dangerous professions in Honduras. For example: Driving a bus.

On today’s show: what it’s like to live and work in the most dangerous country in the world.

Music: Dreams In Static’s “You’re on Your Own (feat. Akie Bermiss).”