Tucson-based journalist Charles Bowden is the author of many books about the southwest. In his new and timely work Murder City, Ciudad Juarez and the Global Economy's New Killing Fields, Bowden looks at one year in Ciudad Juarez, the murder capitol of the world which is just across the river from El Paso, Texas.
Check out several reviews of Murder City here:
The San Francisco Chronicle.
The Arizona Republic.
Check out Bowden's appearance on Democracy Now here.