Aiding Insecurity: Mexico’s Drug War

Tom Barry

Mexico’s drug-trafficking organizations constitute a threat to regional security and to US national security, says the US government. Yet the region is becoming less secure and less safe as the result of the security emphasis of US counternarcotics initiatives. In this article, Tom Barry outlines Mexican and US relations and spells out how the War on Drugs adds to the general insecurity felt by the population.

Download Aiding-Insecurity-Mexicos-Drug-War-.pdf