National Guard Deployed to U.S.-Mexico Border on Security Concerns- Text + Audio + Pictures- 10 April 2018
"U.S. President Donald Trump has called the situation with illegal immigration and drug trafficking at the southern border “a crisis.”
Now, several border states are deploying National Guard members to support border control agencies." (learningenglish.voanews.com)
Trump Inspects Proposed Models for Border Wall- Text + Audio+ Pictures- 14 March 2018
"President Donald Trump has inspected several proposed models for a border wall to separate the United States and Mexico.
Trump went to the border site just after landing Tuesday in San Diego. It is his first visit to the state of California as president."
Mexican Company Wants to Give Light to Border Wall- Text + Audio - 17 March 2017
"Hundreds of companies have expressed interest in helping build U.S. President Donald Trump’s southern border wall.
However, only one of them is from Mexico."
Before the Wall: Life Along the U.S.-Mexico Border - 8 February 2017
"President Trump’s executive order to begin the construction of a wall between the United States and Mexico has left many
wondering what it will mean for them and the future."
Mexican President Cancels Meeting with Trump- Text + Audio - 26 January 2017
"Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has cancelled a meeting with the new president of the United States, Donald Trump.
The meeting had been planned for next week. Pena Nieto acted shortly after Trump posted on Twitter about plans for building a wall between Mexico and the U.S."
Trump Announces Plan for Border Wall- Text + Audio + Video - 25 January 2017
"One of Donald Trump’s first promises as a presidential candidate was to build a big wall along America’s southern border.
On Wednesday, now President Trump announced his plans to start building the wall within months."
'This country has been violated': Trump's wall ignites tensions in Arizona – video
"As Donald Trump seeks congressional support for his border wall, the Guardian's Paul Lewis meets Joe Arpaio,
the controversial Arizona sheriff recently pardoned by Trump, and other local Republicans who are enraged over what they describe as an 'invasion' from Mexico.
But he discovers a very different view among the Tohono O'odham Nation, a Native American tribe with members on both sides of the border."
More Than Nice by Emmanuel Lubezki
"Produced by three-time Academy Award winning cinematographer, Emmanuel Lubezki, of Birdman, Gravity and The Revenant, the piece visually captures Emmanuel’s personal interpretation of the difference between nice and kind through the eyes of volunteers from No More Deaths who leave jugs of water in the Sonoran Desert. The humanitarian group’s intention is to prevent suffering and death of migrants on the US-Mexico border. The issue hits home not only for Emmanuel, but also for KIND CEO Daniel Lubetzky – both are Jewish-Mexican immigrants who have used their respective platforms to connect people, expand understanding and strengthen communities. To learn more about No More Deaths visit: www.nomoredeaths.org"
Donald Trump's first week - VIDEO- 27 January 2017
"From signing an executive order targeting Obamacare to vowing the build the Mexico wall "immediately",
here's everything Donald Trump has got up to in the first week of his presidency."