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La Familia

Taking Back My Culture

New Harbinger | Posted 03.07.2012 | Latino Voices
New Harbinger

The power of our culture can be turned inward and used against us or it can be used to build strong families and communities.

Shocking Details Of La Familia Extortion Practices Emerge

AP | NACHA CATTAN | Posted 08.27.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's cult-like La Familia drug cartel conducts widespread extortion rackets aimed at farmers, miners and even bullfight organi...

Mexican Drug Cartel Reportedly Announces 1-Month Truce

AP | GUSTAVO RUIZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MORELIA, Mexico — A letter purportedly signed by La Familia drug cartel announcing a one-month truce circulated Sunday in the western state of M...

Mexico Claims Major Drug Cartel Kingpin Has Been Killed

AP | ALEXANDRA OLSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — A gunbattle between rival gangs killed 11 people during a Virgin of Guadalupe celebration in a western Mexican town, authorities s...

10 Mexican Federal Officers Killed In Latest Drug-Gang Attack

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Gunmen killed 15 federal police officers Monday in separate attacks in two drug-plagued states, marking one of the bloodiest days ...

Man's Head Found In Quiroga, Mexico Town SquareMan's Head Found In Quiroga, Mexico Town Square

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MORELIA, Mexico — Mexican authorities say a man's head and a threatening message referring to a drug cartel have been found on a town square. P...

Updating Incorporation Transparency Laws

Raymond Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Raymond Baker

It is time to update our anachronistic and unsafe laws of incorporation and strike back at criminals that for too long have been able to use our financial system for their game to our own detriment.

US Drug Raids: Police Arrest More Than 300 Involved In Mexican Drug Cartel

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT and SEAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OKLAHOMA CITY — In the largest single strike at Mexican drug operations in the U.S., authorities arrested more than 300 people in a sting that d...