Fueled by evangelical zeal and america's appetite for methamphetamine, la familia michoacana terrorizes mexico photographs by shaul schwarz / reportage / getty images for time. Murder proliferates in the home of mexico's $25 billion drug-trafficking industry photographs by anthony suau for time. If any one place symbolizes the continuing frustration facing the mexican government dealing with drug gangs, it is michoacan, a western state of 43 million, which might have suffered as many as 1000 homicides in the past year. The rear windshield of a vehicle is held together by a transparent film with an image of the virgin of guadalupe, after being struck by bullets, in culiacán, mexico, feb 7, 2017 authorities said that several suspects and a mexican marine died in the incident after heavily armed men attacked the patrolling. 'sicario' film review: dirty war on mexican drug cartels could become reality comments the film centers on an fbi agent in arizona who joins a shadowy, cia-led task force pursuing a mexican drug lord she becomes alarmed by that image comes from personal experience i still see the faces of.
Mexico's drug war: 50,000 dead in 6 years alan taylor may 17, 2012 44 photos in focus since mexico's president felipe calderón began an all-out assault on drug cartels in 2006, more than 50,000 people have lost their lives across the country in a nearly-continuous string of shootouts, bombings, and ever -bloodier. The stories i had read about mexican journalists being assassinated throughout the country for covering the violence and cartels were numerous the country is i knew with proper planning this was a story i wanted to photograph mexico is a far more diverse place than is depicted in this photo essay. Humans could be defined by our ability to make inhumane conditions completely human violence, poverty, or the unjust flavor of the month weigh down on the collective, and our ability to carry on squeezes back up through the cracks in my first of two trips to juarez, that was what i saw in my photos:.
Mexican soldiers and forensic personnel work at a crime scene in nuevo laredo, tamaulipas state, mexico on november 7, 2015 afp photo/raul llamas ( photo credit should read raul llamas/afp/getty images) reynosa, mexico — a mexican navy helicopter pursues two suvs carrying armed. The war on drugs is popular, even as the bodies pile up while indonesia's global image suffered, jokowi's popularity among indonesians rose most evidence from previous and ongoing long-term, police and force-heavy wars on drugs in countries like the united states, mexico, and colombia, shows. Since april 15th, members of the p'urhépecha indigenous community of cherán, michoacán have self-organized community defense committees to protect themselves from violence amidst mexico's drug war on june 26th a small caravan set off from cuernavaca, morelos to bring food supplies to cherán, to show support.
Several women photographers are redefining the way women are viewed in mexico through in-depth photo essays that cover marginalized populations like prostitutes, those involved in the drug war, and those in prison for example, mexican photographer and filmmaker maya goded has produced a movingly intimate film. Mexico drug wars news and opinion the proposal of president enrique pena nieto, a traditional opponent of liberalizing drug laws, reflects the country's growing disenchantment with the war on drugs edgard garrido / reuters thousands march in mexico city for missing students (photos) by sandra larriva. Photos: courtesy of ice, jesus alcazar/afp/getty images, sandy huffaker/getty images, jesus alcazar/afp/getty images, afp/getty images, yuri the violence has spread from rural mexico to major cities like guadalajara and mexico city, where, this may, armed men kidnapped 12 young people from a. Explore the atavist magazine's board cartel maps on pinterest | see more ideas about maps, cards and drug cartel.
Orlinsky's coverage of issues that greatly affect mexico continue the topic that received the 2012 alexia student grant for her work on the drug war in mexico orlinsky's new yorker photo essay “taken at the border” is highlighted as one of the top 10 best photo essays of the month for april by time. Photo essay: “the tv is yours, but mexico is ours” images of the multitudinous june 10 march against big media's imposition of a presidential candidate in mexico by alejandro meléndez ortiz, photojournalist words by al giordano june 12, 2012 “hay luz, se ve una luz relámpagos que caen para alumbrar hay voz. Photos: mexico's long-running drug war mexico's long-running drug war – a skull of someone thought to be a victim of drug violence lies on the ground in ciudad juarez in early 2010 the border city of juarez has been racked by violent drug-related crime, making it one of the most dangerous cities in.