Tag Archives: Drug War
The Zetas and groups like them have morphed into transnational corporations with interests in everything from coal mining and the extraction of oil and gas to cornering the market on avocados.
For more than a decade, Mexico has been embroiled in a drug war that has resulted in unprecedented violence. In 2016 alone, nearly 23,000 homicides were reporte...Read More
Not for the faint of heart, Kingdom of Shadows, which will be screened over three nights this month in Austin, San Antonio and Dallas, is a disheartening trip d...Read More
In new her book, Paley breaks from a tired narrative to connect U.S. policy, free trade and the devastating war on drugs in Colombia and Mexico.
Author Dawn Paley talks about her book "Drug War Capitalism" and what inspired her to write about the devastating effects of drug cartels in Latin America....Read More
Maria de Jesus Tlatempa Bello had come more than 1,110 miles from her home in Guerrero, Mexico, to tell the story of her son, Jose Eduardo, one of the Ayotzinap...Read More
The Texas answer to New Mexico’s "Breaking Bad" was old Hollywood all the way....Read More
Marisela Reyes Salazar, a human rights activist from Mexico, has won her political asylum case in the United States. ...Read More
'He said 'run', then hung up' – woman behind must-read blog tells how colleague's disappearance meant she had to escape
The author of a pioneering blog about Mexico's drug war has said that she has fled the country and that her blog partner has gone missing....Read More