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VICE Specials

'Cartel Land': Coming Full Circle

VICE spent the day with filmmaker Matthew Heineman during his first visit back to Mexico since the making of his unflinching documentary Cartel Land.
VICE Staff
8.6.15
VICE TALKS FILM

Kathryn Bigelow Interviews the Filmmaker Behind the Mexican Drug War Documentary, 'Cartel Land'

In this episode of VICE Talks Film, director Kathryn Bigelow interviews filmmaker Matthew Heineman about his Sundance Award-winning documentary, Cartel Land.
VICE Staff
7.3.15
Travel

Mexican Mods Helped to Reshape the Cartel-Ravaged City of Tijuana

Tijuana's mod scene might be tiny, but that hasn't stopped them from throwing parties every month or raising their kids to keep on carrying the torch.
Alex Zaragoza, Photos: Vito Di Stefano
12.15.14
News

The Hangover News

November 10th, 2014
Mac Hackett
11.10.14
MEXICALIA

Mexican Narco Music Is the Soundtrack to the War on Drugs

Sing along to lyrics about beheadings, executions and coke binges.
VICE Staff
7.18.14
MEXICALIA

Mexican Narco Music Is the Soundtrack to the War on Drugs - Part 1

Sing along about beheadings, executions and coke binges.
VICE Staff
7.16.14
VICE News

Corruption, Cocaine, and Murder in Trinidad

Understanding the country's decade-long spike in killings.
VICE News
5.21.14
News

Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán Captured in Mexico: What You Need to Know

The mythical cartel chief's 13-year stint as a fugitive has come to an end.
Daniel Hernandez
2.24.14
Stuff

Anabel Hernandez Reckons the Mexican Government Is the World's Largest Drugs Cartel

And that they helped the country's most notorious drug baron escape from prison.
Sam Clements
9.24.13
News

Is the Los Zetas Leader's Capture Really Such a Good Thing?

The arrest of Mexico's most violent drug kingpin could just lead to even more bloodshed.
Joseph Cox
7.17.13
News

Costa Rican Drug Addicts Are Killing Turtles and Conservationists for Crack

Jairo Mora Sandoval was found beaten to death with sand stuffed in his mouth.
Jack Barry
6.18.13
FRINGES

The Warrior State

Mexican civilians are taking justice into their own hands.
VICE Mexico
4.30.13
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