Founder and designer at Momkai

San Salvador

Gang violence is one of the defining features of life in El Salvador today.¬†Thomas Hurkxkens created an intriguing 25-minute documentary for Al Jazeera’s Witness series. For poor youngsters in San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador, joining a gang seems to be the best choice. Machismo is a part of daily life.

'Life is worth nothing'