How Drugs Will Get Under, Over, and Around Trump’s Wall

How Drugs Will Get Under, Over, and Around Trump’s Wall

President Donald Trump campaigned against lax immigration laws, arguing that porous borders cause problems as diverse as drug use and terrorism, but his frenetic use of executive orders during his first week has made it difficult to keep up with everything he’s...
Trump’s Border Wall Won’t Solve Our Heroin Crisis

Trump’s Border Wall Won’t Solve Our Heroin Crisis

The opioid prescription problem in the U.S. is perpetuated by drug companies, Sanho Tree tells CCTV. “Airwaves are flooded with prescription drug ads. There’s a pill for every problem,” Tree said. People begin to abuse prescription drugs and then look for a cheaper...

Arizona Vigilante Declared Guilty on All Charges

Via Colorlines: This afternoon a Pima County, Arizona, jury found Minuteman border vigilante Shawna Forde guilty on two counts of first-degree murder for killing nine-year-old Brisenia Flores and her father Raul Flores Jr. in May 2009, the Arizona Daily Star reported....

Militarizing the Border While the World Burns

Immigration reform joins a long list of national issues Congress has chosen to turn into campaign red meat rather than legislation. Yet one piece of President George W. Bush’s immigration policy is proceeding briskly to implementation. His administration has...