Ed’s Manifesto has a dark interview with a former Mexican cartel drug smuggler and kidnapper here. It is interesting for martial artists and for its politics. It is dark because unless we understand this type of problem we can not solve it. Most people avoid most dark things.
Strengthness with a Twist: A blog about internal martial arts, theatricality and Daoist ritual emptiness
Brand New Book: TAI CHI, BAGUAZHANG AND THE GOLDEN ELIXIR, Internal Martial Arts Before the Boxer Uprising. By Scott Park Phillips. Paper ($30.00), Digital ($9.99)
Also buy: Possible Origins, A Cultural History of Chinese Martial Arts, Theater and Religion, (2016) By Scott Park Phillips. Paper ($18.95), Digital ($9.99)