Here’s what ‘Narcos’ and ‘Sicario’ get wrong about Mexican drug cartels
|07/17/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Sebastian Rotella is a ProPublica senior reporter and author of “Rip Crew.” While working at the Los Angeles Times, Rotella served as a correspondent at the Mexican border.
- He explains what popular TV shows and movies like “Narcos” and “Sicario” get right and wrong about Mexican drug cartels.
- He says that when TV and movies simplify and dramatize situations, the portrayals lose important nuance.
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Following is a transcript of the video.
Sebastian Rotella: I’m Sebastian Rotella. I’m the author of the novel “Rip Crew” and I’m a senior reporter at read more >>>