- By Katherine Silver
Drawing by Marcela Castro,
from the video Drawings by Themselves: Portraits of America
One Last Story
Here’s a bipartisan idea: Declare MS-13 an international terrorist organization. It is. They could. Problem: they’d have to believe the women…and give them asylum. Maybe even stop punishing them in the iceboxes and the dog kennels. Problem: it never works out well when the U.S. intervenes with the use of force in another country. Problem: other gangs will fill the power vacuum unless government institutions are strengthened and shorn of corruption.
Another idea: Write down all the names of all the men...