Eric M. Tope

Eric M. Tope holds a B.A. in History and an M.A. in International Relations. His work has also appeared in Counterterrorist Trends and Analysis, Foreign Policy Journal, and the International Security Observer.

Since 2006 exceptionally intense drug-related warfare has plagued Mexico and accumulated a death toll ranging from at least 50,000 to perhaps over 100,000 with an additional 20,000 missing.