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  • 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.

  • Young, All-American, Illegal

    Young, All-American, Illegal

    Young undocumented immigrants thrive in the U.S. -- until they turn 18 and the law cracks down.

  • 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.

  • Pulp friction

    Philip Caputo's seventh novel, Crossers, amounts to little more than the literary equivalent of a popcorn flick.

  • A hard-fought immigration victory

    Valentina Kabinov's family, Jewish refugees from the former Soviet Union, fought for years to stay in the U.S.

  • Bordering on injustice

    Bordering on injustice

    Jimmy Santiago Baca's novel A Glass of Water compassionately describes the lives of Mexican immigrants.

  • The persistence of a golden time in the West

    The persistence of a golden time in the West

    Seventy years after the publication of Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath, migrant workers still roam the West, eking out a tough living in its orchards and farm fields.

  • Whatever we do about illegal immigration, somebody suffers

    Philip Cafaro takes a thoughtful look at the impacts of illegal immigration on Colorado’s construction trade.

  • Borders and saints

    Latino writer Luis Alberto Urrea talks about the border and remembers the women in his family who inspired him.

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