By Amaris Castillo | 05/10/2011 - 12:00
A rally was held this past Sunday in Mexico City to protest the country’s ongoing drug war. At the protest, poet Javier Sicilia called for the Mexican government to change its strategy in the war with drug cartels The New York Times reports. Sicilia’s son was killed along with six other people by a drug cartel over a month ago in the colonial city.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/19/2010 - 16:00
The Jonas Brothers recently canceled the Monterrey, Mexico stop of their Look Me in the Eyes tour due to a string of drug related violence in the area.
"Due to the recent series of unfortunate events in the city of Monterrey, Mexico, the Jonas Brothers, in consultation with Live Nation, have decided to cancel their upcoming concert date scheduled for October 21st at Estadio Universitario," read a statement from the band's reps.