Friday, August 5, 2011
Against the Mano Dura
I have a post outlining my opposition to the spate of proposals to lengthen criminal sentences in Mexico at Este País. Somehow, I can't bring myself to translate my own writing from Spanish into English, so hopefully you're bilingual and will click on the above link. If not, here's the short version: impunity is the problem in Mexico, not the inability to lock criminals away for long periods of time.