Borders Are Back in Fashion

November 29, 2018

Nothing defines a nation’s sovereignty better than a full-scale effort to keep people out of the country. Nation-states — what a quaint notion. As a means of organizing territory, they seem to be a brief transition period between large empires and an even larger, borderless world. Sure,...

Migrant Caravan Highlights US Immigration Woes

November 26, 2018

Finding themselves between the devil and the deep blue sea, it is no surprise that thousands from the Northern Triangle resort to the treacherous journey to seek asylum in United States. The Central American migration crisis has reached new heights, with thousands of asylum seekers having...

Trump Can Only Win by Using Fear and Racism

November 09, 2018

For a president fixated on portraying politics in apocalyptic terms, the immigration issue is the perfect weapon.  In the week before the midterm elections, Donald Trump returned to his bread-and-butter issue: immigration. He knows that the only thing that will turn out his base, and possibly...