TITLE

Border Walls: An Overview

AUTHOR(S)
Driscoll, Sally; Bourassa, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
March 2017
SOURCE
Points of View: Border Walls;2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various issues concerning border wall in the U.S. The U.S. Congress passed the Secure Fence Act in 2006, which mandated the Department of Homeland Security to establish a barrier along the Mexican border. Supporters of the border wall expect that the wall will address the flow of illegal immigrants and drug smugglers into the U.S. On the other hand, the Roman Catholic Church opposes the wall due to humanitarian reasons.
ACCESSION #
28675182

 

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