Three consecutive stories spotted on the Telegraph’s world news pages.
17 bodies found dumped along road in Mexico
Nine men found hanging from bridge in Mexico
Mexico parades captured Gulf drug cartel boss
It really is about time that we gave up on this war on drugs thing.
Sure, perhaps the entire population shooting up on heroin wouldn’t be a very good idea. Not that that would happen, just about everyone who wants to take drugs can currently get them. But with Mexico suffering a casualty rate akin to a major war perhaps this is a war that is too expensive to be fighting?