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  • Hidden in plain sight: A review of The American Wall

    Hidden in plain sight: A review of The American Wall

    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.

  • Shadow Wolves track down smugglers on the Arizona-Mexico border

    Shadow Wolves track down smugglers on the Arizona-Mexico border

    An elite team of Native American customs agents, the Shadow Wolves use their tracking skills to find drug smugglers on the U.S.-Mexico border.

  • A frantic lion meets the border wall

    A frantic lion meets the border wall

    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.

  • The wall along our southern border is a joke

    The wall along our southern border is a joke

    Not only is the border fence a failure at its job; it’s also proving an environmental disaster.

  • Deadly crossing

    July 2010 was the second-deadliest month ever for border-crossers in southern Arizona.

  • Bloody Mystery Lingers in the Desert

    Bloody Mystery Lingers in the Desert

    The unsolved murder of rancher Robert Krentz adds to the already-high tension along the Arizona-Mexico border.

  • Failed State

    Failed State

    Photojournalist Julian Cardona on living and working in Mexico's war zone.

  • Charles Bowden on The War Next Door

    Charles Bowden on The War Next Door

    On the U.S.-Mexico border, the corrupt and futile War on Drugs takes a violent toll on the poorest people.

  • Birders without borders

    Birders without borders

    In Jim Lynch's second novel, Border Songs, an eccentric, gawky birdwatcher works for the Border Patrol along the Canadian border.

  • Brushed aside

    Brushed aside

    On Washington's Olympic Peninsula, the once-lucrative floral greens industry is floundering as its immigrant workers face deportation.

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