Tag Archives: drug war

World in View: Honduran youth flee

From the September-October 2014 issue of News & Letters: The exodus of Central American youth without papers entering the U.S. has complex roots within Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, and in the U.S.’s long history of exploitative, militaristic relations with these countries. Read … Continue reading

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World in View: Mexico protests inhuman drug wars

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: World in View: Mexico protests inhuman drug wars by Gerry Emmett On April 6, from Mexico City’s main square, the Zócalo, to dozens of other cities throughout the country, thousands … Continue reading

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World in View: Murder in Juárez

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View: Murder in Juárez by Gerry Emmett Violence attributed to rival drug cartels has again fallen heavily on the border areas around Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. In one weekend in … Continue reading

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