Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Monday, April 8, 2013
Sunday, March 10, 2013
The following is a three part video presentation by La Silla Rota which features an interview with a 16 year old sicario. In the candid responses the child hit man speaks of his life, family, drug use and killing. At times he becomes very emotional. I have translated the narrative under each video.
Sunday, February 24, 2013
These 2010 links are of value for multiple reasons. One of the reasons is that these 2010 video links provide observers of the Mexican Drug War a baseline/start point from which to make some judgments; one of those judgments is to try and assess if the situation in Mexico has improved, remained steady or worsened since at least 2010.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Friday, February 22, 2013
Vigilantes – Six Important Considerations
Here are six things to consider regarding the potential dangers associated with vigilante groups; bad image, perspectives of image, thermal runaway, proxies/infiltrators/subversives, losing control of the vigilante movement to extremists and defining an operational baseline and end state.