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Scaring the Ghost of El Chapo

Michael in the P/R of ATL Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 9:04 AM
So, make war on our own society for people exercising what should be a right. I don't do drugs, and have no desire to do so, but I also have no desire to tell other people whether they can or cannot under the force of law. Our most founding principle is liberty, yet so many people are willing to abandon it, in hopes of utopia. What a fool's errand.

El Chapo haunts the streets of Chicago. His ghost hoards cash in Los Angeles stash houses. His shadow darkens underground tunnels between Mexico and the U.S. His spirit drives his clan to bloodshed. The world’s most-wanted kingpin may be dead. But the Sinaloa cartel will thrive until America legalizes drugs.

Guatemalan authorities are currently investigating whether Joaquín Guzmán (nicknamed El Chapo) was killed in a gunfight near Mexico’s border in a remote jungle-ranch province known as Peten.

El Chapo is an entrepreneurial criminal. ‘Entrepreneurial’ because he takes risks and acclimates to overcome obstacles. ‘Criminal’ because he does not compete on...