Resources

PEOPLE IN THE BORDER REGION
The Story of Two Children Separated from the Families at the Border
The Center for Investigative Reporting - Ongoing Stories and Archive with Reveal News from the Border Region
ABC News: Families separated by US-Mexico border embrace in emotional 'hugs not walls' 4-minute reunions
Al Jazeera America: U.S.-Mexico border wreaks havoc on lives of an indigenous desert tribe, the O'odham
Border Angels: Advocates for social justice with a special focus on issues at the US-Mexican border
Migration Policy Institute: Impact of Immigrants in Recession and Economic Expansion
Washington Post: An ‘abrazo’ on the U.S.-Mexican border celebrates unity, but Trump has Laredo worried

ENVIRONMENTS AND ECOSYSTEMS
The Historic Chapel on the Border in Mission, Texas
Wall Will Threaten Laredo’s Water and Environment
The National Butterfly Refuge Files Emergency Restraining Order for Land Seized by Government
NoMoreDeaths/NoMasMuertes: Interview with author Todd Miller on climate change and migration 
Insider: Endangered animal and plant species may stand in the way of Trump's wall
USA Today: Trump's border wall collides with nature at Big Bend National Park

BORDER REGION HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY
Business on the Texas-Mexico Border
Mexico Centered Podcast
How The US Weaponized The Wall
The Border Patrol Has Been A Cult of Brutality since 1924
WorldStir: A Timeline of the U.S. Border Wall
Wikipedia: Images and Maps of U.S.-Mexico Border 
Note: top image on home page is an 1847 map from Wikipedia Commons

BORDER WALL PROJECTS
Activists Project Messages of Resistance on the Prototypes
Christoph Buchel’s Problematic Underscoring of Fascism
Washington Post: A Look at Trump's Border Wall Prototypes
Review of Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the U.S.-Mexico Boundary  
Architects' Newspaper: Mexican artist’s clay volumes respond to Trump’s border wall and other social barriers

THE WAR ON IMMIGRANTS
Activist Scales Statue of Liberty to Protest Family Separations at the Border
The Million Lives in Limbo
The Heartless Policies At Work Against Immigrants
Why We Bear Witness: US Immigration in 12 Short Films
T
emporary Protection Status at Risk for Almost 300,000 People
GOP Bill to Gut Temporary Status Protection
DACA 101
DACA in the Crosshairs

EXTRAORDINARY ORGANIZATIONS HELPING PEOPLE AT THE BORDER THAT NEED YOUR HELP
Border Angels (based out of San Diego/Tijuana)
No More Deaths (based out of Tuscon)
RAICES (out of Texas)
ACLU
Young Center for Immigrant’s Rights
KIND (Kids In Need of Defense)
Asylum Seekers Advocacy Center
Santa Fe Dreamers Project