McCormick discusses recent violence in Mexico in Yucatan Times

Gladys McCormick Gladys McCormick, associate professor of history and Jay and Debe Moskowitz Endowed Chair in Mexico-U.S. Relations, was interviewed for the Yucatan Times article "October leaves bloodshed and historic failed police operation in Mexico." McCormick says Thursday’s apparent capitulation to the Sinaloa Cartel was "sending a loud message to other organized crime networks…that if they show up with enough firepower to a fight, they will win and get their way because the government does not have the wherewithal to fight back." 11/04/19