Tom Diaz, the author of No Boundaries, has written an article for "The Crime Report" discussing his inspiration and how he obtained information for the book.
"As Mexico’s violent
drug-fueled turf wars threaten to spread north of the border, many
wonder whether the gangs have become integrated with Mexican drug
cartels. One way to answer this question is to ask a better one: what will these gangs look like in ten or twenty years?"
Read the full article here.
Check out other UM Press blog entries about Diaz:
Q&A with Tom Diaz, author of No Boundaries
Michigan author, Tom Diaz, quoted in the New York Times