• How a Gang of Heavy Metal Stoners Went to 1980s L.A. and Became the Notorious MS-13

    In the 1980s, L.A. was a mecca for street gangs. When civil war drove thousands of Salvadorans there, a violent new culture grew.

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    A Tale of Two Sex Worker
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    I first heard about the film Hustlers on Twitter— I write the Justice Hustlers series of sex worker heist novels for Kensington...

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