This is both typical and disgusting: Teresa L. Todd pulled over one recent night on a dark West Texas highway to help three young Central American migrants who had flagged her down. Ms. Todd — an el
Despite marauding cowboys shooting dudes for talking to women in bars, El Paso has long been a very safe city, despite being across the border from Ciudad Juarez. It has consistently had low crime for
Good lord. The 22 immigrants who died in the nation’s sprawling network of detention centers over the past two years came to the United States from countries as far-flung as Vietnam, and as clos
ICE and CBP agents should be charged with crimes against humanity. Around 150 Central Americans tried to make the crossing near the town of Tijuana to the south of California on New Year’s Day.
The historian Mary Mendoza has a good piece on how there is often more attention to the diversity of plants and wildlife on the border than diversity of people and suggests how we might think about th
Yeah, this is clearly about real border security and not about showing racists in Nebraska and Indiana a big fucking wall that makes them feel good about being white. The Trump administration would cu
Let’s learn more about the Last Real Liberal President Unlike Neoliberal Sellout Barack Obama! Richard Nixon was the first U.S. president who made a promise to close the U.S-Mexican border to il
Should we compare the people we doom to death for the crime of wanting to come live in our nation to the peoples disappeared by right-wing regimes in recent decades? There’s a compelling case to