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An artistic escape for Guadalajara’s neglected youth

This article, which deals with a small Guadalajara-based organization of social scientists dedicated to bettering the lives of the city’s at-risk youth vis-a-vis the outlet provided by art, is for those whose reaction to the threatening spectacle of groups – or gangs – of young people gathering on the street to graffiti, freestyle rap or breakdance may be some variation of “Get off my lawn!” or “There goes the neighborhood!”