How big is the global drug economy?
July 20, 2010 7:16 PM Subscribe
Is laundering Mexican drug cartel money
posted by tarantula (48 comments total)
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too big too fail? Wachovia/Wells Fargo are discovered to be laundering many many billions of dollars. As in $380,000,000,000
. Charles Bowden, in a recent interview
with Amy Goodman, discusses the everyday reality of what life is like in the border town of Ciudad Juarez, and his most recent non-fiction account of the "Global Economy's New Killing Fields", in the just published book Murder City
. Meanwhile, the drug violence now involves car bombs
in Ciudad Juarez, the city across the border with El Paso. Guns go out of America, and drugs come in.One more recent article on the Wells Fargo/Wachovia achievement
at successfully getting away with it.