December 31, 2013

Mexico Arrives

Michael Barone, Creators Syndicate

The Associated Press

Most Americans have an image of Mexico as a nation convulsed by violent drug wars and sending hundreds of thousands of desperate immigrants across our southern border. That image is out of date. The drug war has largely quieted down and scarcely affects most of the country while, according to the Pew Hispanic Center, net migration from Mexico to the United States since 2007 has fallen to zero.

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TAGGED: Mexico, Enrique Pena Nieto, Latin America

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