Chicano artist El Moises has created a series of paintings based on lotería, the traditional Mexican board game. Playing off the 54 different images on lotería cards, has updated them to include a few of Arizona's notorious politicians (for example, Sheriff Joe Arpaio is El Diablo). Caption info from link
"Cortez and Troncoso gather the most thought-provoking essays on this topical subject, many of them heartfelt testimonies by writers whose experiences and observations became unsettled by the realities of the escalating conflicts along the border. Eschewing nostalgia and romanticism, these essays are less about offering short-sighted solutions and more about imagining long-term efforts to reclaim the vibrant border culture in service to the two nations that share it."
She did it with written words... Crushed my spirit... Hardened my heart... But told me what I needed to hear.. A lot like taking the stray dog you took in ...back to the woods and telling him to go away ... Then driving off. I totally get it.