Monday, April 9th, 2012

Tweeting the Disappeared In Mexico

by Melissa Del Bosque Mexico is in the midst of a kidnapping wave. No one knows how severe it is because Mexicans don’t trust the government or the police, which often collude with drug cartels; so they often don’t report the crimes. But anecdotally, Mexicans say the number of kidnappings and disappearances is rising to unprecedented levels. In northern