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Three Lives. One War. No Winner.
Sep 11, 2015·
TakePart Staff

In Kingdom of Shadows, Bernardo Ruiz takes an unflinching look at the hard choices and destructive consequences of the U.S.-Mexico “drug war,” weaving together the stories of a U.S. drug enforcement agent on the border, an activist nun in violence-scarred Monterrey, Mexico, and a former Texas smuggler to reveal the human side of an often misunderstood conflict—one that has resulted in a growing human rights crisis that only recently has made international headlines.