08/07/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Mexico Drug War: Reporter Forced To Flee From Army, "The Biggest Cartel Of All"

There is a man driving fast down a dirt road leading to the border. A rooster tail of dust marks his passage. He is very frightened and his 15-year-old son sits beside him in silence. The boy is that way--very bright, yet very quiet. They are unusually close. The father has raised him as a single parent since he was four.

Read more on Mother Jones