Maria Santos Gorrostieta, who has been murdered aged was a former mayor of the small Mexican town of Tiquicheo and became famous for her refusal to be cowed by the drug gangs battling for control of the western state of Michoacan.
Kiki's Legacy: Red Ribbon Week began after the kidnapping, torture and brutal murder of DEA Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena in 1985. Agent Camarena had been working undercover in Guadalajara, Mexico for over four years. His efforts led to a tip that resulted in the discovery of a multimillion dollar narcotics manufacturing operation in Chihuahua, Mexico. Read the full story here: http://www.justice.gov/dea/redribbon/RedRibbon_history.shtml
Enrique S. "Kiki" Camarena X Acrylic on Canvas Paper 2011 Another real life Batman who was killed by the intelligence services of Mexico for stumbling upon the partnership between drug traffickers & the ruling politicians.
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