Vice President Harris Visiting Texas Border City Friday
Vice President Kamala Harris announced Wednesday that she’ll be visiting a city along the U.S.-Mexico border this week. It’s a first visit for the vice president and comes weeks after she was criticized for visiting Latin American countries where people heavily migrate from rather than seeing firsthand their arrival at the U.S. Southwestern border.
June 23, 2021
Plan To Bring Police To AZ Border Is Welcome But Nebulous
Weeks ago, Gov. Doug Ducey and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called on the country’s other 48 governors to send police officers to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border. Since then, Republican governors have stepped in with promises to send police to the Southwest border.
Jun. 23, 2021
Sonora Implements Restrictions As COVID-19 Cases Rise
Coronavirus cases have been steadily increasing in neighboring Sonora, Mexico, for more than a month now. Nationwide, numbers also are beginning to tick up.
Jun. 23, 2021
Sonoran Families March To Demand School Reopening
The school year is almost over in neighboring Sonora, Mexico. But parents, teachers and students aren’t letting up on calls for schools to reopen after more than a year of virtual classes.
June 24, 2021
Mexican Authorities Arrest Alleged Mastermind Of 2019 Massacre
Mexican authorities have arrested a man they say was behind an attack that left nine women and children dead on a rural road just south of the U.S. border in 2019.
June 24, 2021
Border Patrol Chief Who Supported Trumps Wall Is Forced Out
The chief of the U.S. Border Patrol was forced out of his job Wednesday, after less than two years in a position that lies in the crosshairs of polarizing political debate. Rodney Scott wrote to agents that he will be reassigned, saying he “will continue working hard to support you over the next several weeks to ensure a smooth transition.”
June 24, 2021
Sonoran Authorities ID Body Of Missing Yaqui Activist
A close friend and fellow activist recalled Tomás Rojo as a capable and committed defender of his community’s access to water.
June 22, 2021
Sonora Is More Than Halfway To New Murder Record
Accounting for population, Sonora was the fourth most-violent state in Mexico over the first five months of 2021.
June 22, 2021