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An activist from the Movement for Peace with Justice and Dignity prepares to take part in a protest against the Mexican government in front of the Interior Ministry in Mexico City on October 10, 2012.
Read more about the Mexican peace movement's recent bus tour of U.S. cities in The Christian Science Monitor.
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A video "mockumentary" that shows children as kidnappers, corrupt cops and drug traffickers sparked a fierce debate in violence-torn Mexico. Msnbc.com's Dara Brown reports.
Mexico's drug war is also part of a drug culture with roots in music, movies and even religion