Unsettled / DesasosiegoNPR coverage of Unsettled / Desasosiego: Children in a World of Gangs / Los Ninos en un Mundo de las Pandillas by Donna De Cesare, Fred Ritchin, and Javier Auyero. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Three-year-old "Esperanza" named her pet pigeon after her wheelchair-bound teenage uncle in Watts, Los Angeles. He was shot by a rival gang member in a drive-by shooting. 1994.
Courtesy of Donna DeCesare