When a world system is based on the creation of scarcity, it is the meek that inherit that scarcity.
Levi Vonk is a doctoral candidate in UC Berkeley’s Medical Anthropology program. His work involves human rights abuses Central American migrants must suffer as they travel through Mexico and the United States. His work has appeared in Rolling Stone, NPR, The Atlantic, and Foreign Policy. He is currently working on his first book, which follows one Guatemalan man’s journey to return to his family after being deported from the United States.