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    September 13, 2012

    Santa Muerte: Know Your Narco Saints

    The religious iconography of the drug trade.

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    September 12, 2012

    Know Your Narco Saints: The Religious Iconography of the Drug Trade

    Santa Muerte, the newly-popular Grim Reaper-like Mexican folk saint, and subject of this week's cover story, is not the only object of supernatural devotion in the drug trade. Far from it. In fact, she's something of a Johnny-come-lately in Mexican folk religion. For as long as there have been smug ... More >>

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    December 31, 1998

    Virgin Rebirth

    The statue doesn't look like a traditional Our Lady of Guadalupe. But its appearance is just the start of the