President Obama has arrived in Mexico apparently to talk about immigration, energy, securing the border. But it seems to me if you're not talking about the American war against drugs and the relationship of the Mexican government to Mexican narco gangs, I'm not entirely sure what you really are talking about.
Now joining us to discuss what I think are the real issues of this trip is Peter Watt. He teaches Latin American studies at the University of Sheffield in the U.K. He's coauthor of the book Drug War Mexico.
Peter Watt teaches Latin American Studies at the University of Sheffield in the UK. He is co-author of the new book, Drug War Mexico, and is currently penning another with Observer journalist Ed Vulliamy about white collar crime and the Mexican 'drug war.'