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David Williams, program director of the Community Conferencing Center in Baltimore, visits a school to facilitate dialogue circles among students. He uses the drum as a tool to get children to talk. Read the Post Magazine cover story
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Two years ago, Mexican President Felipe Calderon launched a major offensive against drug traffickers, sparking an all-out war. For the border town of Ciudad Juarez, the conflict has meant a complete breakdown of law and order and a spike in violence.
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Jorge Luis runs the most popular news blog in Ciudad Juarez. His site is called La Polaka, which is a derogatory word for "politician" in Mexican slang. Last fall after receiving threats to his life, Luis and his family fled the city for the safety of El Paso, Texas.
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Forensic investigators have the grim task of collecting the victims of the drug war from Ciudad Juarez's streets. And with the murder rate rising, they pick up about a dozen dead bodies a day.
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Silvia Ruiz Lopez's son was killed last year. She says he was last seen in police custody. In many places, the killing would be investigated and maybe solved, but not in Ciudad Juarez.