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Trust In Mexico Should Vanish Like El Chapo

Trust In Mexico Should Vanish Like El Chapo

Adios "El Chapo." You mean to tell me that a notorious Mexican drug lord who was arrested in February of last year, and whose net worth has been estimated by Forbes to be about $1 billion, managed to escape from the Altiplano maximum-security prison west of Mexico City in a poor country where many people earn as little as $6 per day? How did that happen? Take a guess. Money opens doors. But, more important, in Mexico, it also builds tunnels. As a Mexican American who views my grandfather's homeland with a mix of angst and amusement, and who recognizes that a corrupt and divided Mexico is often its own worst enemy, I can't say I'm surprised. Joaquin "El...

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