El Narco Book Book


Bajamar Ballad – Al Jazeera English
The fishing communities along Colombia's Pacific coast are facing
massive dislocation - and their only weapon is music.
Barrios Beats and Blood – Independent, with Guardian Films
Drug war and hip hop in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.
Gangster's Granny - Al Jazeera English
Nelsa Curbelo is a 70-year-old former nun who has helped to broker peace processes in many of Latin America's bloody civil wars.
Migrant Kidnappings – Global Post
A look at how gangsters kidnap tens of thousands of migrants.

Marijuana in Mexico
The push to legalize marijuana in Mexico.
Drug War Media
An inside look at Mexican media
covering the narco conflict.
Juarez Jail Block Jesus
An evangelical church in Juarez city prison provides refuge and redemption
for hitmen and traffickers.


Juarez Paramedics
The paramedics who risk their lives stitching up the wounds of the drug war
Migrant Village: Puerto Dexthi
As money dwindles from America,
a migrant village feels the pain.
Mexico City Vice
Mexico City prostitutes fight for their corners – but the government wants to put them in a red light zone


Army in Sinaloa
Mexico’s 94th battalion burning drug crops
Reclusurio Oriente
Inside Mexico’s vast eastern prison


Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency
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