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El Salvador: Is the Anti-Gang Law the Right Solution?

Categories: Latin America, El Salvador, Development, Law, War & Conflict, Youth

Hunnapuh [es] [1] writes about the Anti-Gang law [2], saying that it has been presented to the public as a magical solution for crime and violence. But this blogger things that the law does not address the main problem: poverty, exclusion and lack of opportunities for the young men that join gangs in the first place.