Sam Quinones is the author of two books of non-fiction growing out of 10 years he spent in Mexico: True Tales From Another Mexico and Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration.
Los Angeles gave America the modern street gang. Groups like the Crips and MS-13 have spread from coast to coast, and even abroad. But on Southern California's streets they have been vanishing. Has L.A. figured out how to stop the epidemic it set loose on the world?