Trump’s MS-13 Fear Mongering Actually Empowers Deadly Gang


By Lulu Garcia-Navarro
NPR (6/3/18)

David Kennedy, a criminal justice professor at John Jay College, tells NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro what we know about the international criminal gang MS-13 compared with President Trump’s statements.

This past week at a rally in Nashville, President Trump returned to one of his favorite themes, the dangers of MS-13. And the crowd was ready for it – chanting a word the president has used to describe the street gang. …

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