Robert Gomez

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#Hashtags: Narco-Violence and Ritual Sacrifice

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Last year, #Hashtags featured an essay by the Mexican-American artist and writer Robert Gomez on the relationship between online images of drug cartel violence and Aztec rituals, which we rerun today in light of the recent escalation in Mexican cartel violence. The discovery Sunday of 49 mutilated bodies on a highway near Monterrey, Mexico, brings this month’s total to almost a hundred.  Analysts speculate that[…..]

#Hashtags: Narco-Violence and Ritual Sacrifice

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#Hashtags: Viral Thoughts on Politics, Arts, and Culture This month, #Hashtags features an essay by the Mexican-American artist and writer Robert Gomez on the relationship between online images of drug cartel violence and Aztec rituals.  Please be aware that this article contains graphic representations of violence.  The author and the editors of the site would like to make clear that we are not interested in[…..]