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Examining The War On Mexican Drug Cartels, Through Film And Fiction

July 7th, 2015

Episode 117 of 550 episodes

Two new works of art — the documentary film Cartel Land and the novel The Cartel — shine a light on the seemingly endless drug war in Mexico. John Powers says both works are bleak, but gripping.

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