While President Bush has explicitly legitimated the use of racial profiling in the interest of national security, border
towns provide a look into communities where the lives of local residents have been defined by racial profiling and harassment for years.
11, Meister says the delays for trucks crossing the border
have increased, but she also points out that delays have always existed at the border
The author exposes the ensuing destabilization in the border
states that is brought about by the new way of life centered around the maquiladora, the clash of technology and a strict daily work schedule with traditional customs among a work force lured from very different parts of Mexico and Central America.
Migrants have been asphyxiated by pesticides after stowing away on produce cars; some are hit by cars trying to cross border
, as even the book's logo, which traces the distinctive "line" of the border
from San Diego to Brownsville, would have the reader believe.
On the border
, what passes for affordable housing is colonias," Homer says.
The Net-Net SC and BG are software configurations that decompose session border
control into separate signaling and media control systems for SIP sessions and are supported on both the Net-Net 4000 and 9000 series hardware platforms.
which represents an integrated effort to combat border
The 1,000 Guard troops will be unarmed most of the time and deployed in a support role -- building roads, repairing vehicles and operating surveillance cameras -- rather than directly patrolling the border
and detaining smugglers and illegal immigrants.
the current border
policy makes it necessary for workers to set out under cover of night, risking everything, to pursue "help wanted" jobs.
Several Southwest universities already have very strong border
programs in place, says Suk.
Pipeline Company is a general partnership which owns and operates a 969-mile interstate pipeline that transports about 20 percent of all Canadian gas imported into the United States.
Some of them still physically abuse the Latinos they detain; a few months ago, the local newspaper reported that several El Paso apartment dwellers witnessed a Border
Patrol agent verbally abusing and battering two Mexican women--one of them clutching her grandson--who had crossed the border
Retailers in Fort Frances have been advised to cut their costs by finding new suppliers and loss-leader gas stations have also been recommended to keep shoppers on this side of the border
This led me to wonder why our southern border
was not being guarded more closely.