r/pics - Mexican poverty divideBy Frosty Wooldridge

Why would Mexico with all its natural resources, oil reserves and hardworking people be considered a “failed-country?”   Why would it house the most violent drug cartels in the Western hemisphere?  Why would 15-million of Mexico’s citizens illegally migrate into the United States?  Why does Mexico’s elite do little to correct the inequitable wage norms, educational opportunities and systemic criminal enterprises in their country?  Can systemic corruption be changed toward free enterprise, healthy markets and fairness to all citizens?