Recent history of Mexico has shown a slow descent into violence and chaos. The Mexican government is at war with an illicit drug economy and corruption within its borders. Violence has increased substantially against the Mexican populace and Mexican government officials. Answer the following: 1) Does Mexico’s political party system reduce or contribute to the high levels of corruption within the government? 2) Describe Mexico’s political and social culture. How does this affect the current level of insecurity in Mexico? 3) How does the illicit drug economy affect the government system of Mexico?
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