Not all that long ago, there was an article posted here about Honduras becoming the murder capital of the world according to statistics developed by the UN. Here is a very descriptive story behind the story and it is driven by the insatiable House of Usher called the United States.
There is an old tried and proven proverb that when the giant to the north sneezes it turns into phenomia in Latin America. The addiction of the USA is killing lots of people. Deaths that come about because our lives are so shallow and meaningless that we can only find meaning in escape.
Honduras becomes Western Hemisphere cocaine hub
Coast Guard seizes marijuana, cocaine from 2 ships
Ex-general wins Guatemalan presidential election
Arizona dismantles major drug network with Mexico