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Zetas Drug Cartel

What It's Like to Be an American Wanted by the Drug Cartels: The Story of a Mexican-born Journalist, Part I

Paula Beltrán | Posted 09.17.2013 | Latino Voices
Paula Beltrán

The theme of duality is everywhere in Corchado's memoir. The reader can't help notice all the back and forth exchange of pronouns in the narrative. At times he uses "I" or "we" to refer to himself both as Mexican and American.

Cops Seize Gold-Plated AK-47 Machine Gun

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.09.2013 | Weird News

Some people have too much money. Why else would someone purchase a gold-plated AK-47, like the one recently retrieved by authorities in Honduras? ...

Known Drug Cartel Muscles In On Coal Action

Posted 01.08.2013 | Green

From TakePart's Andri Antoniades: The Los Zetas drug cartel is arguably Mexico's most violent and most feared gang. Recently, they took over the co...

Mexican Soldiers Arrest Alleged Perpetrator Of Mass Beheadings

Reuters | Posted 07.20.2012 | World

By Ioan Grillo MEXICO CITY, May 20 (Reuters) - Mexican soldiers have arrested an alleged perpetrator of the massacre of 49 people who...

'Zeta Killers' Vigilantes Vow To Kill Mexican Drug Runners

The Huffington Post/AP | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

A Mexican vigilante group with links to a drug cartel has vowed to "eliminate" members of the country's leading narco-trafficking gang. A video p...