DIRECTIONS: All students will write and submit an original paper of 25pages (not counting
bibliography or title page). This must be typed, doublespaced, Times New Roman 12
point font, with 1 inch margins.
Things tO help writer on questions tO cover that WOUld help With formatting:
1. What role does the US. play in Mexico’s drug war?
2. HOW did the drug cartels manage tO amass SUCh power?
3. HOW effective are Mexico’s federal police and military at addressing the drug violence on the streets?
4. HOW are the Mexican civilians responding tO this drug war?