Border and immigration news

Border Crossing for an Education

Feb 2, 2012 Take a closer look at the issue of students who live in Mexico, but who cross the international border daily to attend U.S. schools in Douglas, Arizona.

Post-9/11: Is Heightened Security Worth Rollback of Civil Rights?

Sep 16, 2011 Former U.S. attorney for AZ, state ACLU director, law school dean take various positions

The Flood After the Fire

Jul 28, 2011 Timing of monsoon rains can be a mixed blessing on fire-scorched terrain

Officials Investigating Cross-Border Outbreak

Jul 21, 2011 An outbreak of Guillain-Barre Syndrome sickens 22 people on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border

Border Knowledge Knocks Down Wall Support

Jul 19, 2011 New poll suggests that the more people know about the border wall, the more likely they are to support other security measures

The Violent Roots of Marijuana

Jul 14, 2011 Part 4 of AZPM's Controversy over Cannabis series reveals the darker side of the marijuana story

Shelter for Fire's Forgotten Victims

Jun 17, 2011 As the Monument Fire scorches Southern Arizona, many struggle to save pets, wildlife and livestock

Drug Violence Strains Blood Supply at Mexican Hospitals

May 19, 2011 Learn how one blood center in the northern city of Chihuahua is trying to reform Mexico's dysfunctional blood donation system.

Ranching's Risky Business in Southern Arizona

Apr 27, 2011 Local ranchers say they want more resources and protection on the border to cope with illegal immigration.

Artists Merge Cultures in Borderlandia

Feb 21, 2011 U.S./Mexico border deconstructed through glass and mixed media exhibit at Tucson Museum of Art

Jury Finds Shawna Forde Guilty

Feb 14, 2011 Jurors convict accused Minuteman vigilante of murder, other charges; now must decide on the death penalty

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Goes On Tour

Feb 11, 2011 Key parts of the historic document that purchased much of the West from Mexico are on display in Tucson during February

Two Food Banks, One Community

Jan 5, 2011 Nogales, Arizona food banks are assisting thousands of people each month.

Many Mexicos: Vistas de la Frontera

Dec 22, 2010 New exhibit at Arizona State Museum explores Mexico's diverse cultural heritage

Border Patrol Agent's Death Rekindles Immigration Issue

Dec 17, 2010 PBS NewsHour talks to Christopher Conover and Michel Marizco about the state of border security

Suspect Search Continues

Dec 16, 2010 Manhunt still underway for suspect in Border Patrol agent's killing

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