A clown wears a face mask during a protest in Mexico City in April to demand government aid, as they have been unable to work on the streets for a month. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: in Latin America, face masks become form of expression

  • Face coverings sporting anything from political statements to lucha libre-themed designs now a part of daily life
  • Masks reflecting local cultures are being produced by fashion companies, designers, and people at home on their sewing machines
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A clown wears a face mask during a protest in Mexico City in April to demand government aid, as they have been unable to work on the streets for a month. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE