Pablo Escobar

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  • Pablo Escobar Influence

    Pablo Escobar was an infamous drug lord who had a huge rise to power in the 1980’s. Not only was one of the most powerful drug lords in the world, he also had extreme wealth. He ordered murders of many people. He was born in 1949 in Medellin. According to family he was very ambitious. He became a street criminal early on but he started becoming more powerful in the early 1970’s where he started into selling drugs. He rose further into power when in 1975 he order a local drug lord to be murdered and he himself then took over that organization. He eventually then took over all crime in Medellin and was responsible for most of the cocaine sales to the United States. In the early 1980’s he was elected to Columbia’s congress and with his political…

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  • Pablo Escobar Influences

    Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord that smuggled 80% of cocaine into the United States. In the 80’s and 90’s , a lot of buildings in Miami were made from cocaine money.( Colombia 's Ruthless Drug Kingpin, Pablo Escobar." )Born in December 1 , 1949 and died on December 2 1943. Leader of the Cartel of Medellin with a net worth of about $30billion. La Catedral was a prison in Medellin , Colombia. Made under an agreement in 1991 with the Colombian Government , also built in 1991.It was built by…

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  • 5 Facts About Pablo Escobar

    Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria, born on December 1,1949 to a lower middle-class family was a powerful Colombian drug lord and leader of one of the powerful criminal organization. At his zenith in the 80s', he ran and controlled a vast empire of drugs that covered the globe. He is responsible for hundred's of murder and presided over an empire of luxury mansions, planes, his own private zoo and a personal army comprising of soldiers and hardened criminals. Here are 15 facts about Pablo Escobar, a…

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  • Pablo Escobar: An Ambitious Criminal

    An Ambitious Criminal Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was one of the most remarkable drug traffickers that has ever lived. Pablo was born in a little town called Rionegro, located close to Colombia’s capital which is Medellin. One of Pablo’s famous known quotes was “plata o plomo” which means money or death. In this motto Pablo stated that if people were against him or did not do what he asked to do, he would kill them. Pablo Escobar was considered a criminal because he was the leader and founder…

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  • Pablo Escobar Essay Impact On Cologera

    a beautiful country where I was raised. I get to see the beauty and life that many others didn’t get to see in the 80s and 90s because of one man; Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria. I’ve taken an interest on research Escobar, because after almost twenty-three years of being dead, his name is still being connected to Colombia; a country that traffics cocaine. Drugs and violence from Colombia may be what people from the outside see without visiting the country or at least learning about it and I want…

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  • Pablo Escobar Drug Trafficking Essay

    The ambition to impose the interests of drug trafficking, led Pablo Escobar Gaviria to try to establish his own laws and regulations, causing serious damage to the Colombian society and the government of that time. The perfect utopia that he dreamed, became the worst dystopia for the consequences in the country. The drug economy connected the production, marketing and finance in a network that ignores national boundaries. The clandestine nature of the drug economy difficult the analyze of their…

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  • How Did Pablo Escobar Influence The Power Of Power?

    Pablo Escobar, leader of the Medllin drug cartel, had what every strong person in command needs: ambition, popularity, and ruthlessness. Pablo was an extremely successful drug lordPablo may have died as a rich man, but he actually grew up poor. He was the son of a teacher and a peasant. Because of his lack of wealth, Pablo became involved in a life of crime. He began by just stealing tomb stones and selling them to smugglers, then he got involved in selling fake lottery tickets and contraband…

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  • Narcos Movie Analysis

    dangerous drug lord, Pablo Escobar. The plot takes place in the country of Colombia. Season 1 and season 2 of the television series had a goal of centralizing the infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar, who became one of the richest people in the world by manufacturing cocaine and distributing around Colombia and to the United States of America. It said that Escobar was responsible for 80 percent of the cocaine distribution to the United States. Though all seemed well for Pablo Escobar becoming a…

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  • Pablo Escobar Influence In Coco

    Pablo Escobar was born 1st of December 1949 in a small town called Rionegro. According to Escobar his upbringing was poor and humble, by Colombian standards; he grew up in a middle classed family with his mother being a schoolteacher and his father being a farmer. Early 1970s, Escobar began his life in the cocaine trade. Through the leadership of Escobar, large amounts of coca paste were brought in from Peru and Bolivia and proceed in Colombia and sent and sold in the United States. Escobar…

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  • Pablo Escobar: A Hero Or A Villain?

    The assassination of Pablo Escobar was unjust because he helped his country and was a well-respected figure; however, some people believed he had too much money. Pablo Emilio Gaviria Escobar was known “Robin Hood” to Medellin,Colombia. Many thought of Pablo Escobar being irresponsible with money but people in Medellin,Colombia think otherwise. Pablo Escobar wanted to do what he thought the government never did which was help the poor. Pablo Escobar’s charity work was well recognized in…

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