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narco

1. A police officer or federal agent specializing in narcotics and related crimes. Don't let anyone find out you're a narco down here, or you'll be as good as dead. The place is going to be crawling with narcos, so we can't move the product through here.
2. Someone controls the supply and distribution of narcotics, especially in Latin America. In this country, the politicians and the narcos shape control the law in equal measure. One of the leading narcos in the world was finally arrested by police.
3. Narcotics in general. The trafficking of narco in this region has gotten progressively worse over the years. The university kicked him out after a huge stash of narco was discovered in his dorm room.

narc(o)

(ˈnɑrk(o))
1. n. a narcotic. (see also nark.) She’s been taking narcs.
2. mod. having to do with narcotics. Does he have a narc problem?
3. n. a federal narcotics agent; any narcotics enforcement officer. The narcs caught him.
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Despues, con la incorporacion al equipo de Aguilar de los editores David Garcia y Andrea Salcedo, quienes tambien trabajaron directamente con el y aprobaron en cada libro su destreza y aciertos no solo en la pluma--cada vez mas afinada, puntual y emotiva--, tambien en los conceptos y rumbo de sus cronicas/reportajes/retratos de inmensa calidad humana, aun en las zonas mas aridas, surgieron los libros: Levantones, Con una granada en la boca, Huerfanos del narco y Narcoperiodismo.
Ademas del combate al narco deberia haber combate a la pobreza, al desempleo, mas atencion a ninos y jovenes, la educacion, los salarios, lo que ayudaria a terminar con el caldo de cultivo y la mano de obra a la que accede el narco, sobre todo entre jovenes".
En la narcocultura, la construccion masculina hegemonica es la del jefe o capo; hombres involucrados en el narco cuyas cualidades son la valentia, arrojo y poder, a quienes les agrada imponerse, sentirse respetados, y se exhiben magnanimos, euforicos y briagos.
However, his proposal of an anti-novela, or in this case an anti-narconovela, is extremely promising with regard to achieving a full appreciation of drug fiction and its efforts to articulate El Narco, which for Lemus is suitably defined as "el puto caos," or pure fucking chaos.
Sobre todo Los senores del narco, obra de una de las mejores periodistas mexicanas de la actualidad Anabel Hernandez; un libro extraordinario para emprender el necesario viaje de conocimiento a nuestro corazon de las tinieblas.
Puestos al mismo nivel, gobierno y narco buscan, pues, la misma cosa: control sobre el resto de la sociedad.
Narco News features the work of 300 reporters and co-publishers and has trained more than 100 journalists throughout America with its School of Authentic Journalism in Mexico and Bolivia all on a low budget and without paid advertising.
The Narco News Bulletin reported that in 7 percent of Mexico's precincts, over 126,000 votes had been altered either through taqueo, enhancing Calderon's total, or through saqueo, reducing Lopez Obrador's.
Like local officials, Portillo digs up circumstantial evidence against the aforementioned cops, as well as gang members, an Egyptian chemist employed by one of the multinationals, narco traffickers, cult ritualists, gringo thrill-killers from across the border, even a conspiracy of bus drivers.
In language similar to the Halliburton model, the company has agreed to settle almost 200,000 claims against Honeywell and Narco, a subsidiary which Honeywell sold in 1986, and establish a trust to ensure that all future claims against the division are paid.
And in the cause of journalism we're also pleased about a recent ruling by Judge Paula Omansky of the New York State Supreme Court dismissing libel charges against Mario Menendez, a Mexican journalist, and Al Giordano, editor and publisher of Narco News, an Internet magazine (www.
LOS ANGELES -- Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) has acquired North American distribution rights to Israeli photographer and filmmaker Shaul Schwarz's NARCO CULTURA, which world premiered last week at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in the Documentary Competition section.
Despues de que se apaciguo esa guerra y se traslado a otras regiones, seguimos padeciendo una suerte de paz narca, en la que el narco tiene un monopolio del crimen.
El autor del libro Huerfanos del narco asevera que la principal consecuencia de este hecho sera un alza desmedida de la violencia sobre todo en cuanto a homicidios, desapariciones, a levantones, como le dicen en las regiones, donde el cartel de Sinaloa y el Jalisco Nueva Generacion tienen presencia, "asi como es sagrado atacar a un familiar de un narco para la gente de Sinaloa, pues ellos van a ir tras los familiares de la gente que los tienen".
Cesar Cansino y German Molina Carrillo (coordinadores) (2011), La guerra al narco y otras mentiras, Puebla, Instituto de Ciencias Juridicas de Puebla, Centro de Estudios de Politica Comparada, Grupo Editorial Mariel, 215 pp.