Undocumented and Unafraid, Immigration Activists Give Trump His Wall

Brendan O'Connor · 07/20/16 02:15PM

CLEVELAND — On Wednesday, a coalition of leftist groups, led by organizers from the Latinx group Mijente, raised a handmade wall—a series of long, spray-painted, cloth signs held aloft, stretching, in segments, several hundred (and maybe thousands) of feet across—in front of the Republican National Convention. This made life very difficult for delegates trying to get in or out of the Quicken Loans Arena.

Trump's Plan to Pay for That Very Big Wall Is Very Stupid

Jeff Ihaza · 04/05/16 06:30PM

One of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s main (if not only) defined policy goals is to erect an enormous, very tall, very expensive wall on the border between The United States and Mexico. Today, in a memo, Trump made it clear how he would pay for this wall—by bankrupting Mexico’s poor.

Brendan O'Connor · 02/14/16 08:15PM

On Sunday, Pope Francis celebrated Mass in Ecatepec, north of Mexico City, home to a towering statue of Santa Muerte: “That wealth which tastes of pain, bitterness and suffering. This is the bread that a corrupt family or society gives its own children.”