The War Next Door

Bowden, Charles
March 2010
High Country News;3/1/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p14
The article discusses issues relating to the effort of the U.S. government to fortify its border, particularly with Mexico. It mentions the violence taking place in the U.S. brought about by drug trafficking. It also describes the issues occurring in the border such as terrorism, illegal entry, and free-trade economy. Moreover, it talks about the economic contribution of the drug industry in the U.S. it also states that the two most successful anti-poverty programs in the world history have to do with the drug industry and illegal migration.


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