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TV Review: Aquí En La Tierra

July 30, 2018

This article is adapted from AQ’s print issue on reducing homicide in Latin America. 

When Andrés Manuel López Obrador conjures up a “mafia of power” as the source for Mexico’s woes, Aquí en la Tierra is probably about what he has in mind.

The TV drama, which debuted at the Cannes International Series Festival in April, pulls back the curtain on Mexico’s corrupt puppet masters: the industry titans, slick politicians and shadowy operators who set events in motion — and, as...

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