Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Media and the United States’ War on Drugs by Talía Garza Garza

I am a second year, PhD student on the Mexican drug war. My research up to date explores the questions of what has facilitated the infiltration of transnational organized criminal groups in Mexican state institutions. What are the effects of … Continue reading

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The Tin-Pot Foreign General and the Old Iron Woman by Alex Buck

Whilst browsing through a second hand book store, I came across a 1984 cartoon book by Raymond Briggs, called The Tin-Pot Foreign General and the Old Iron Woman. Given my area of study is Argentina, and even just from the … Continue reading

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