15 09, 2016

“They Said We Would Pay With Our Lives”

By | 2016-09-15T17:43:04+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Julia was not yet a teenager when members of Mara Salvatrucha in her small hometown in central El Salvador began to threaten her with sexual assault. Her neighborhood had always felt quiet and safe, she said. But things started to change when she entered fourth grade and her classmates began to join the gang, which [...]