The Violence of Mexican Drug Cartels


A bitterly violent war against Mexican Drug Cartels wages on across the U.S. border. Tens of thousands are being murdered, and over a million are being forced to flee their homes. U.S. laws and policy play a major role in the conflict’s violence. This video is about understanding the complexities of the war and why it is happening.

Watch the video, created by and ISHOTHIM, after the jump:


Lisa Dusenbery is the former managing editor of The Rumpus. More from this author →