Stories tagged: "Border"


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Migrants Wait at the Border While US Battles Over Lifting COVID-19 Ban on Processing Asylum Applications

“I had a home in Michoacán, a good life,” Rosario said. “My husband and I got married and we built a beautiful life together, but we had to leave. We dropped everything in order to just feel secure again.”

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Rep. Grijalva Requests Investigation Into Border Patrol-Involved Deaths

"It is reprehensible and unacceptable that these incidents have occurred," Rep. Raul Grijalva stated.

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Border Patrol Confirms: Trump’s Wall Doesn’t Work

The 500-mile, US-Mexico border wall has been breached 3,272 times in the past three years by way of basic power tools, angle grinders, and demolition saws.

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Trump Tries Blaming Mexico for Arizona’s Latest COVID Outbreak

Trump's unfounded claim is at odds with the opinion of health experts, who say the state's hasty reopening led to the virus' resurgence.

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From Undocumented To Unafraid, This Woman Used Her Past To Fuel Her Future.

Her path to becoming an immigration attorney began in childhood, with a journey across the Chihuahua Desert into the United States.

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WATCH: Mexico Is Screening Visitors For Coronavirus At The Border. The U.S. Really Isn’t.

The Mexican government added a series of health checkpoints at the border to reduce the risk of a coronavirus outbreak from U.S. visitors.

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Trump’s Border Shutdown Is A Reality— And A Nightmare

The new restrictions block 90,000 trips a day or $2.1 million worth of goods. Towns along the world's busiest border have never struggled so much—not even after 9/11.