The human cost of the US-Mexico border: More than 6,000 bodies found since 2000
More significant still, a former Mexican official, Jorge Castañeda, threatened to unleash Mexican cartels onto the U.S. to retaliate for deportations of illegal immigrants and the construction of a border wall.
billionaires control as much wealth as the
bottom half of the population—the 65 million
that live in poverty (which includes 13 million
living in extreme poverty)—and where the
top 10 percent as a whole accounts for 67
percent of Mexico’s national wealth.”