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October 16, 2012

Talking To The MS-13

When he first spoke with the Mara Salvatrucha gang, also known as MS-13, anthropologist Tom Ward had no idea he would be devoting more than a decade to the work. The group has been newly designated as a "transnational criminal organization." Tom talks with Dick about the gang members he's come to know in Los Angeles and El Salvador. Read about Tom's book here.

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