Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Votive Quotes The border is more than geography. The border is a mindset. The farther you are, the scarier it seems. Here on the border it’s just home. – Alfredo Corchado @ajcorchado The border is more than geography. The border is a mindset. The farther you are, the scarier it seems. Here on the …

Border Wall

Photo: Nogales, 2014 For all of the talk of a supersized wall on the USA/Mexico border, few people from either country have visited the region. The wall is stuff of stories, true and mythical. On this page we curate some of the recent headlines and plot our next trip to the region. Headlines In The …

Digesting Borderland Environmental News = Por un nuevo periodismo ambiental en la zona fronteriza (1997)

From the archives This presentation was made at a 1997 conference When it chooses to cover the U.S.-Mexico border, the majority of both U.S. and Mexican press accounts portray the border as a sharp dividing line, with one set of issues in the United States and another in Mexico. The reality is that the borderlands …

Nogales, Arizona and Sonora

Photo Spotlight on the border cities of Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora Arizona https://www.nogalesaz.gov https://www.youtube.com/user/CityofNogalesArizona nogalesinternational.com – @nogalesnews Nogales,_Sonora Nogales,_Arizona http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g31292-Nogales_Arizona-Vacations.html Sonora http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nogales,_Sonora http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nogales,_Arizona http://www.nogalesinternational.com Planeta.com Mexico-USA Borderlands Mexico USA Borderlands Links Arizona Sonora Border Wall

Mexico USA Borderlands Links

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library Links related to the borderlands that connect Mexico and the USA presented in a chronological, then somewhat random fashion: Twitter @sandradibble @nogalesnews @borderzine https://twitter.com/NADB_BDAN @ScubedStudio @RioGGuardian News http://www.fronterasdesk.org – https://www.facebook.com/FronterasDesk November 2018 https://deadline.com/2018/11/geraldo-rivera-migrant-caravan-jesse-watters-the-five-fox-news-1202510144/ https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/418109-mexican-official-pushes-back-on-trump-claim-that-asylum-seekers-will https://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-pol-mexico-caravan-border-20181124-story.html https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/migrant-caravan-live-latest-update-asylum-us-border-mexico-trump-immigration-a8652771.html https://www.newsweek.com/i-traveled-migrant-caravan-you-have-no-idea-what-theyve-been-through-opinion-1231084 November 2018: Troops to the border Politics Podcast: Is Trump’s Border Crisis Manufactured? https://www.msnbc.com/david-gura/watch/migrants-storm-u-s-border-near-san-diego-ca-1380007491692 …

Borderlands

Borderlands = An area of overlap between two countries Planeta.com Border Mexico-USA Borderlands La Lengua Sin Frontera (Language Without Borders): Three Indigenous Poets The Real Costs of a US-Mexico Border Wall

Referendum scheduled in Belize

Belize Flag The Government of Belize has set the date for the referendum when Belize will decide whether or not to take the dispute arising from Guatemala’s claim to the ICJ for final settlement. The referendum will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Key Links http://www.mfa.gov.bz http://www.mfa.gov.bz/images/Press%20Release%20Referendum%20Date.jpg Embedded Tweets PRESS RELEASEThe Government of Belize …

The Real Costs of a US-Mexico Border Wall

Live webcast, 830am EST Thursday with  @VFelbabBrown, @RepCuellar,  @mariauxpen @BrookingsInst Registration:  http://connect.brookings.edu/register-to-watch-us-mexico-wall Background: President Trump’s proposed border wall, and more broadly how the United States defines its relationship with Mexico, directly affects the 12 million people who live within 100 miles of the border. Beyond the question of cost and payment, there are a number of very …