Savage Struggle on the Border

Can Mexico Fail?

Published in: HS (Homeland Security) Today, Vol. 6, no. 2, Feb. 2009, p. 26-31

Posted on on January 01, 2009

by Brian Michael Jenkins

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Discusses the possibilities and options for America if neighboring country Mexico should become a failed state.

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