Danielle Mackey

Journalist

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Al interior del complot para asesinar a Berta Cáceres // Inside the Plot to Kill a Honduran Activist

The Intercept, Diciembre 2019. In English here. Leia em português. Con Chiara Eisner. Ya pasaron más de tres años desde que Berta Cáceres fue asesinada en su casa en Honduras. … Continue reading

December 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Criminal Age // Tiempo de crímenes

Contra Corriente, Oct 2019. En español aquí. With Jennifer Ávila. A trial in New York reveals narco control in Honduras   *This article has been amended since its original publication … Continue reading

October 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Where the Bodies are Buried // Drones sobrevuelan tierras de fosas

The Verge, May 2019. En español en Periodistas de a Pie. Photography by Ximena Natera, with reporting support from Miguel Ángel León Carmona. Mexico’s drug war has left tens of … Continue reading

May 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Leaving the Battlefield

The Intercept, November 2018. There are an estimated 60,000 gang members in El Salvador. Benjamin knew many who wanted to leave the gangs. He wanted to show them it was … Continue reading

November 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Historic shift in U.S. policy divides federal agencies and Trump administration over how to address gang violence

The Intercept, October 2018. With Cora Currier. Leia em português. Oswaldo joined the Salvadoran gang Barrio 18 when he was 14 years old. By the time he was in his … Continue reading

October 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Justice, from Colombia to Central America

The Los Angeles Review of Books, August 2018. A brick wall, the first layer of the barrier, encircles most of a city block on an unassuming street in Guatemala City. … Continue reading

August 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Deported into a Nightmare

The Atlantic, June 2018. Edwin Vásquez, a 16-year-old, is learning how to live with fear. One afternoon last fall, as he played soccer on a field near his house in … Continue reading

June 26, 2018 · Leave a comment