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Review: Cartels At War - by Paul Rexton Can

The author is a military expert and the phrase he coins to determine Mexico’s narcotics problem is a ‘mosaic cartel war’. This book analyses in detail the various cartels that are present in Mexico that operate in a highly competitive, highly profitable, highly illegal, immensely violent global industry. 230 more words

Book Review

Who is who in Mexico's Criminal Organizations

Written by Michael Lohmuller for Insight Crime

-Mexican authorities have identified four criminal groups operating in Baja California Sur following the end of a war among drug traffickers in the capital city of La Paz,  269 more words

Latin America

Cartel Corner #32: Gulf Cartel Boss and Family Murdered; Australian Surfers Murdered and Burned in Mexico


MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas — The infighting for control of the Gulf Cartel in this border city has led to the kidnapping and likely execution of a long time cartel boss and founding leader of Los Zetas. 407 more words

Current Events

Zero Zero Zero by Roberto Saviano

Several years ago, I wrote a review on Roberto Saviano’s Gomorrah. It is one of the few books out there embeds itself in your head, like a Taylor Swift song, and you never quite recover from it. 715 more words

Book Review

A La Cárcel Con Todas Sus Chivas Al Jefe De Plaza De Zetas En Nuevo León

La procuraduría General de Justicia en Nuevo León anuncio ayer la captura de quien es el líder zeta, Luis  Ricardo Rodríguez Portales.

“Hoy les comunicamos de una importante captura, efectuada por elementos de Fuerza Civil, el pasado 17 de octubre en avenida Aztlán, en un establecimiento Bar La Mitotera, la persona se llama Luis Ricardo Rodríguez Portales, quien parecía jefe de la plaza norte de los Zetas”, señaló el funcionario estatal,” dijo Roberto Flores titular de la dependencia,  según un reporte publicado en… 47 more words


The Power of the Institution; Parts 1, 2 and 3

Part 1, The criminal institution; it’s growth, role and effectiveness in the current age

As any student, homemaker or businessman can attest to, being organized can make or break any task. 6,659 more words

North America