Originally Posted by Agamemnon
I'm going to guess that most violent crime in Mexico is severely under-reported. Especially when you consider how incredibly corrupt and abusive the police are there. I really doubt most Mexicans have much trust in their legal system to be honest.
That is true but it is changing under president Felipe Calderon.
Mexico has very little debt both public and private. Half the population is under 26 years old. 95% have free health care. Calderon has trimmed much fat from the government. The are building roads all over Mexico like crazy. The middle class has grown by a huge margin. NAFTA has been good for Mexico. In general Mexico's future is bright while as an American I am concerned about the US's future, especially short term.