Mexican Drug Cartel, Photographer Unknown

Weighing Evils: Mexican Drug Cartels v. ISIL


Not long ago, Al Jazeera America ran an opinion piece by Musa al-Gharbi. His thesis was that the Mexican drug cartels on the United States’ southern border are more evil and dangerous than ISIL, the Islamist thugs occupying parts of Syria and Iraq. Yet America’s reaction to that more existential threat from Mexico was less than our…