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Lola by Melissa Scrivener Love

Right now, all things cartel are hot properties. Urban fiction is coming up because it gives voice to the cartel experience. And along came Lola. Set in Los Angeles, it details the rise of the Crenshaw Six, a small time gang of drug dealers with peripheral ties to the cartels. 471 more words

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Mexican police find severed heads of cartel violence

Mexican police believe the severed heads recovered near the tourist resort of Cabo San Lucas, pictured, may have been killed by members of the Sinoloa cartel headed by Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman.

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Why billionaire drug warlords in Latin America owe their power to white-collar crooks from the US

Posted by DD Republished from Independent Written by Ioan Grillo This is no longer a problem that politicians can afford t

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OH DANG! Ted Cruz Calls On US Military To Respond To Mexican Cartels! | John Hawkins' Right Wing News

Man, I still adore Ted Cruz. He certainly has a spine and calls it like he sees it. Yesterday, one of the awful stories going around included a border patrol…

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VIDEO: Kindergarten Teacher Keeps Children Calm During Cartel Firefight

REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — A kindergarten teacher did her best to keep her students calm as cartel gunmen and police officers engaged in a series of firefights in this border city. 304 more words

'This border town has drug cartels... and championship boxers'

McAllen, Texas has the highest number of border apprehensions along the U.S. – Mexico border. With that much activity, kids in this border town often have to choose between joining a cartel or becoming a border agent.

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