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Michael Miller

Michael Miller is a journalist based in Mexico City.

Whose Coney Island?

On a cold January evening, rain poured down onto the dimly-lit asphalt of Coney Island’s Mermaid Avenue, pooling in clogged gutters and dark, cigarette-stained alleys.

Mexico City: A Safe Haven?

When I first arrived in Mexico City last summer, it was still easy enough to believe that the madness of the drug war was a remote and relatively minor distraction: a dispute between rival cartels; a conflict largely confined to the border or distant mountain ranges that hide valleys of poppies and marijuana plants.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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