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The lost chapter: the successor of the cartel
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The lost chapter: the successor of the cartel

"We wonder how the economy will dawn," as it was expressed in a Regiomontan uncle upon learning of the capture of "El Chapo." And it is that in the land of the north, the figure of the capo of Culiacán is seen differently. It is known, as an open secret, that to consolidate your empire in ...

“El Chapo” Guzmán: Hero, villain or a simple human being
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“El Chapo” Guzmán: Hero, villain or a simple human being

«El Chapo» Guzmán Sentenced. Several weeks ago, one of the news that monopolized the headlines of the media was the sentence of 30 years plus a life sentence that Judge Brian Cogan of the Federal Court of New York, in the United States, dictated to Joaquín Guzmán Loera , better known as "The ...

The famous and the song of the sirens
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The famous and the song of the sirens

The famous and the song of the sirens. According to Mythology - especially recognized these beings through Homer's Odyssey - the mermaids are humanoid figures, half fish, half woman, who according to Homer seduced the sailors with their magical songs in order to destroy them, whether outside running aground in ...

El Chapo: the war that never ends
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El Chapo: the war that never ends

Eight years of war against drugs in Mexico had only made the situation worse. In 2006, the year when the conflict was officially declared, there were four cartels, in 2014 the cartels were nine. The suspicions of electoral fraud in 2012 and the disagreement of the civilian population with the reforms were palpable. To emphasize ...

Drugs and democracy
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Drugs and democracy

Since the beginning of this decade, violence in Mexico has become a constant in the daily life of citizens, a war was recorded with lead and blood between the owners of multimillion-dollar companies that move in illegality and the State, involving civil society, who in turn decided ...

El Chapo: the war we didn't win
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El Chapo: the war we didn't win

Eight years of war against the drug had only made the situation worse. In 2006, the year the conflict was officially declared, there were four cartels, in the 2014 the cartels were nine. The suspicions of the electoral fraud of 2012 and the dissatisfaction of the civilian population with the structural reforms were ...

Sex, drugs and wave literature
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Sex, drugs and wave literature

The term "of the wave" was coined by Margo Glantz and is used to refer to that literature written by young people born in Mexico between 1938 and 1951. Written by and for teenagers, the novels and stories of the so-called «Wave Literature» arise in the middle of a historical context marked by the movement ...

Before my grave
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Before my grave

Sitting before my grave is my mother, her eyes no longer cry, they no longer laugh, her insides just scream, ask, to see the fruit of her blood again. ________ My spirit moves slowly trembling I approach his side, my throat utters a drowned scream saying in his ear: "I'm not crazy" ....

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