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Narco culture explodes as El Chapo T-shirts sell off the racks

T-shirts with iconic images of Sinaloa cartel boss Joaquín “Chapo” Guzmán are the new hot fashion item this week after the drug kingpin escaped from a Mexican maximum security prison last Saturday night. 408 more words

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Q & A with Andrew Kennis Part 2

How do you feel about the decriminalization of marijuana and how do you think this will affect Mexico?

Decriminalization of just marijuana, according to drug policy experts, peace activists, victims of drug war violence and even most… 2,137 more words

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Border Patrol Helped Smuggle Weapons To El Chapo...Caro Quintero Amparo Denied...El Universal

Today on the front page of El Universal, the declaration of a protected witness in the federal (PGR) case against El Chapo Guzman says that the US Border Patrol escorted trucks of weapons to the border, abandoned the vehicles and assisted members of the Sinaloa Cartel who then took the guns into Mexico. 77 more words


Commentary on The Hunt for El Chapo from The New Yorker

I finally read the article in the New Yorker.  It seems less reporting than just a rambling rehash of he mainstream English-language media on Chapo Guzman.   821 more words

Joaquín "Chapo" Guzmán

The Hunt For El Chapo: How the world’s most notorious drug lord was captured...New Yorker

The Hunt For El Chapo: How the world’s most notorious drug lord was captured

By Patrick Radden Keefe

One afternoon last December, an assassin on board a K.L.M. 55 more words


Mexico Forbids Drug Lord's Extradition Even As Negotiations With US Continue

This is worth listening to.  One of the more honest looks at the arrest of Chapo in the US media.  Note the statement of the unnamed legal clerk in the audio of the story. 131 more words


Trapping El Chapo: Chicago's public enemy number one ...Chicago Reader

Trapping El Chapo: Chicago’s public enemy number one

What the case against Vicente Zambada, son of Sinaloa cartel leader El Mayo, reveals about the federal government’s efforts to take down overseas drug suppliers—including the biggest of them all. 91 more words