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Artist Ada Luisa Trillo’s latest exhibit of photographs, How Did I Get Here?, in the brothels of Juarez, Mexico, examines how women become entangled in sex work and what can be done to get them where they want to be. Photo: Andrés Albaladejo / Broad Street Photo.

Artist Ada Luisa Trillo’s latest exhibit, photographs in the brothels of Juarez, Mexico, examines how women become entangled in sex work and what can be done to get them where they want to be.

Hell, Part 2: While Homicide Rate falls, Suicide is on the rise in Ciudad Juárez

 02/09/2017 - 04:53

Ciudad Juarez, the border city in northern Mexico which between 2008 and 2011 had the dubious reputation of being the murder capital of the world, has seen its homicide rate fall since 2012. But as the BBC reports, the city's high levels of violence have had long-term psychological effects on its residents, especially its youth.