Homeland Security Chief Michael Chertoff is using the
recently passed Real ID Act to bypass environmental, safety and
labor laws in order to build a giant border fence south of San
by Michelle Burkhart,
Oct 31, 2005
In the two massive volumes of The American Wall, French photographer Maurice Sherif works with anthropologists, activists and writers to explore the border fence that separates the U.S. from Mexico.
by Terray Sylvester,
Jun 19, 2012
The U.S.-Mexico border wall does nothing to stop either drugs or illegal immigrants, but it sure can frustrate roaming wildlife, including mountain lions.
by Janay Brun,
Nov 28, 2011
The many thousands of illegal immigrants who pass through Arizona border towns are leaving tons of litter in their wake.
by Christina Nealson,
Apr 30, 2009
Latino writer Luis Alberto Urrea talks about the border
and remembers the women in his family who inspired him.
by Jennie Lay,
Oct 29, 2007
Fewer people are trying to cross the Southwest border, but a higher percentage are dying
by Emily Guerin,
Jun 24, 2013
Award-winning author Denise Chavez created the Border Book
Festival, and founded a Cultural Center in Mesilla, N.M., to help
heal the cultural wounds of the U.S.-Mexico border
by Susan J. Tweit,
Dec 12, 2005
Who rewrote Park Service’s management policies?;
judge permits building of U.S.-Mexico border fence; Superintendent
David Hunsaker leaves Utah’s Escalante National Monument;
judge says Forest Service blew his ruling out of
by Jodi Peterson,
Dec 26, 2005
Eodus/Exodo uses the words of Charles Bowden and the photographs of Julian Cardona to tell the heartbreaking story of the modern-day border region.
by Don Waters,
Nov 21, 2008
Life on the other side of the border is hard, even for dentists.
by Jack McGarvey,
Oct 14, 2010