Tagged: cartels

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The Conspiracy Sealed in Blood: Part III of III

In 2008, the homicide rate in Juárez dramatically increased as a result of Mexican counter-narcotics operations against the Juárez cartel. Although many speculate that the rise in violence was because another cartel was challenging...

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The Conspiracy Sealed in Blood: Part II of III

For brevity sake, I’m only focusing on the examples with relevance in today’s El Paso politics although in my upcoming book I will offer you a more detailed development of my thesis. By the...

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The Conspiracy Sealed in Blood: Part I of III

Author’s note: Because of the length of the article, I have decided to divide into three consecutive daily sections starting today. For those that do not want to wait for the series to be...