Tag: US/Mexico border

Ciudad Juarez’s Revolutionary Jewel

By Kent Paterson Next, month Ciudad Juarez’s new historical-cultural gem will celebrate its first anniversary. Built as part of the 2010 Bicentennial/Centennial commemoration of the […]

April 20, 2012

Border Security Outsourcing under Fire

Frontera NorteSur A Texas state senator is calling for an investigation of border security contracts granted to a private, Virginia-based firm. In a letter earlier […]

March 30, 2012

Blues Across Borders

By Kent Paterson Frontera NorteSur  Roberto Fernandez concedes that it’s sometimes lonely being a bluesman in Culiacan. The capital of the Mexican state of Sinaloa, […]

January 27, 2012

The Year of Smoke, Ashes and Rebellion

Editor‘s Note: Frontera NorteSur is generally loathe to join the annual media ritual of regurgitating the year’s stories and classifying them in order of importance. […]

January 6, 2012

Groups Protest Citizen Detentions

By Kent Paterson Frontera NorteSur  Pro-immigrant and civil liberties groups are stepping up the pressure against US Immigration and Customs Enforce-ment’s (ICE) Secure Communities program. […]

December 23, 2011