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hey, thanks for stopping by. i found a lot of independent reports that dispute that figure. if the gov/cartels have a history of altering stats that make them look bad to the rest of the world, it stands to reason that 4.8% might be less than accurate. but in any case, this guy might have a good point or two.
he goes into how people who are "informally" employed, or eke out a subsistence living in rural areas will report as "employed", thus falsely inflating the figures. continues on to how the (reported) high rate of employment doesn't correspond to economic health.
my understanding is that enrollment is optional, the teachers strike constantly, and that fewer and fewer people are willing to send their kids to school. :/
well, a watered down version of it got passed this month, with the door open for further legislation down the road.
I guess those travel warnings are just for fun? anyway, there's plenty of ways for captors to communicate with/receive payment from victim's families. 90 kidnappings of just americans so far reported in 2014, and over 100k mexican citizens according to gov's own accounting. which has been tampered with, meaning the number is probably a lot higher.
millionaire drug lords? no. petty footsoldiers with trade connections? wouldn't surprise me.
if you don't mind my asking, where do you live, and what is your occupation?
originally posted by: kazike
a reply to: ATODASO
I was able to easily find "independent" reports disputing the rates in US and there should be for many other countries too.
An informal job is a job anyway, farmers don't count as employees even when they work their ass off?, they are not counted in other countries?
Elementary education is mandatory as stated in the 3rd article of the Mexican Constitution, fail to send your kids to school and they may be taken from you and end up in a foster home, teacher strikes only happen in the state of Oaxaca and ocassionally in Guerrero or Michoacan, but the country have 32 states.
So basically we have 4-5 very f*cked up states which lower the national averages on any indicator, your friend unfortunately lives in one of them, take a look at this example:
Country Average: 6.3%
If you remove this states the national average should go down to probably around 3%
Internet is not censored in any form and the goverment don't have an NSA kind of organization to spy on emails or phone calls, at least not in a massive way like NSA did,
young people protested before the law was discussed the same way as any political matter is protested in this country, Mexico City have crowds in the streets almost every single day, I don't believe there's anything similar in any other city in the world.
tell her to move here and enroll on the public university, it's dirt cheap and the quality is good enough, if she is good for an engineering career or something similar I can guarantee that her standard of living will increase tenfold by the time she finish school and have her first job.
originally posted by: GogoVicMorrow
Sorry... Not even almost compareable. Even the US most dangerous citiea pale in comparison
You can count the relatively safe areas on both hands in mexico. How often do you hear about ransom kidnappings in the US? Not 40 times.a.day! There.is no law or protection or consequence.to these cartlea. They caught an enforcer the other day tied to 400 murders. Just the ones hes ties to. They dont suggest driving between cities except toll roada which still have cartel. They say never drive at night.
Actually the ount of placea in Mexico are kinda similar in number to.the safe parts of mexico. Maybe a dozen or so tourist spots that are very small with the majority of the country dangerous.
It was actually laughable to compare the two. You are really in denial.
Dis you.actually read the US assessment.
originally posted by: texasyeti
Kill the Cartels. Find out where they are bomb their houses and kill them and confiscate their bank accounts.
One of the major contributors and benefactors to the drug trade is Warren Buffett. Buffett has been running the drug trade in the Western Hemisphere for the past twenty years. The drug cartels of Mexico are under his power. It is important that the Illuminati control the majority of the drugs in North America.
Buffett secured control of the drug trade when he approached multiple drug cartels and presented them with contracts. He has been in control ever since, and Ben Bernanke is assisting him with the day to day operations.
The other thing is that Rome is in control of the drug trade. The Vatican controls all of the drug trade—all of the heroin, all of the opium, all of the coc aine, everything going around in Columbia. Do you think that drugs running out of Columbia, with a country that has a concordat with Rome, is not controlled by Rome?
If Rome didn’t want the drug trade out of Columbia, they’d end the concordat. The whole drug trade is run by high Mafia families out of the country of Columbia, subject to the Jesuit General. So we have the Mafia and the CIA working together in the drug trade. We have the Mafia and the CIA working together in the assassination of Kennedy.
A number of whistleblowers are suing the CIA and other US Government officials to expose their complicity in drug-trafficking operations and cover-ups.
CIA/DoJ COLLUSION IN DRUG TRAFFICKING/COVER-UP
The CIA Created the Drug Culture
originally posted by: Ironclad2000
Photo's or it never happened..!! Got any actual proof of all this...
originally posted by: MagicWand67
If you don't see it. It doesn't mean it isn't there. If you want the proof you will need to seek the truth and find it for yourself. No one can convince you of something you are in denial about. You must learn the truth on your own. It seems clear to me that your agenda is not to seek the truth. Instead you seek to support your existing belief system and to deny what you do not want to be real. You are still just following orders like a good soldier. Whether you realize it or not.
originally posted by: jargon337
So basically you are saying that if your born in Mexico you are just out of luck. Welllllll..... I guess your lucky to be born in America than, where you can deny the basic human rights around the globe by just turning the channel. Seriously, what would happen if this was happening to you or family members you love? Ignorance and denial only breed more suffering for someone, unless we live in a draconian age as in Mexico. These people are just trying to survive and will you wake up when these crimes start to appear across the border? Oh that's right they already are......denial of a problem does not make it go away, it makes it more powerful and for the one in control reply to: ObjectZero