Border Walls

High quality essays written by experts on immigration are presented. Essays provide an overview of immigration and border walls around the world, discuss the cases for and against a border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, trace the history border walls in other countries, notably the Great Wall of China. Major terms and definitions related to border security are also presented.
 

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'It's Our Job to Stop That Dream'.

Reason

The article focuses on the U.S. Border Patrol. According to commissioner T. J. Bonner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, attacks on Border... READ MORE »

'No Drug Smuggler Left Behind!'.

Human Events

The author offers her opinion on the proposal by U.S. President George W. Bush to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants in the country. She... READ MORE »

COMPARING THE SOUTHERN BORDER TO THE NORTHERN BORDER AND THE ISSUES TO BE DEALT WITH AT EACH.

Canada-United States Law Journal

Offers a comparison between the Southern Border and the Northern Border. History of the border creations; Freight movement; North/South cross-border... READ MORE »

Great Blunders?: The Great Wall of China, the Berlin Wall, and the Proposed United States/Mexico Border Fence.

History Teacher

The article discusses and analyzes the reasons for erecting the Great Wall of China and the Berlin Wall in Berlin, Germany, which demonstrates that... READ MORE »

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Border hanging tips

Border hanging tips

Better Homes & Gardens

Explains how to hang a wall covering border. Applying prepasted borders on a wall covering; Applying prepasted borders on painted walls; How to... READ MORE »

5 BORDER WALLS

5 BORDER WALLS

Middle East

The article reviews the book "Border Walls," by Reece Jones. READ MORE »

Creative Needlepoint Borders (Book Review)

Creative Needlepoint Borders (Book Review)

Library Journal

Reviews the book 'Creative Needlepoint Borders,' by Maggie Wall. READ MORE »

Discounters draw customers to the `border'

Discounters draw customers to the `border'

Discount Store News

Focuses on the marketing aspect of wallpaper borders in discount stores in the United States. Advantages of wall paper borders; Trends in the... READ MORE »

Ukraine's State Border Service finds proposal on building wall on border with Russia premature

Ukraine's State Border Service finds proposal on building wall on border with Russia premature

Russia & FSU General News

KYIV. June 18 (Interfax) - The Ukrainian State Border Service finds it premature to speak of building a wall on the border with Russia. READ MORE »

GRILLED

GRILLED

Sierra

The article presents answers to questions sent in by readers regarding the border wall built on the U.S.-Mexico border. READ MORE »

Wall Along Border is a Joke

Wall Along Border is a Joke

Progressive Populist

The author comments on the suspension of the rule of law to the U.S.-Mexico border since the start of construction of a wall along the border. READ MORE »

Seeking Breaches in the Wall: An International Human Rights Law Challenge to the Texas-Mexico Border Wall

Seeking Breaches in the Wall: An International Human Rights Law Challenge to the Texas-Mexico Border Wall

Texas International Law Journal

The article examines the human rights approach used by academics at the University of Texas in investigating the Texas-Mexico border wall project in... READ MORE »

The Party at the Wall

The Party at the Wall

National Review

Reflects on the East and West Germans' celebrations on the opening of the Berlin Wall. Symbolism of the ending of the Cold War; Contrast between... READ MORE »

Quilted Chanukah wall hanging

Quilted Chanukah wall hanging

Workbasket

Illustrates how to make a quilted Chanukah wall hanging. Materials; Finished measurements; Finishing border; Casing; Finishing. READ MORE »

Israel constructing security wall on Lebanese border

Israel constructing security wall on Lebanese border

Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present

JERUSALEM�(JTA) -- Israel started building a security wall along its border with Lebanon. READ MORE »

Everything You Need To Know About the Area That George Bush and Michael Chertoff Want To Ruin

Everything You Need To Know About the Area That George Bush and Michael Chertoff Want To Ruin

Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX)

The author reflects on the impact of the proposed border wall in South Texas on the social and ecological structure of the Lower Rio Grande Valley. READ MORE »

Regional review: Asia

Regional review: Asia

Asian Business Review

Reports on Thailand's anger over Malaysia's construction of a 300-mile wall across its border with the Thais. READ MORE »

Border Walls: Security and the war on terror in the United States, India and Israel

Border Walls: Security and the war on terror in the United States, India and Israel

Geography

The article reviews the book "Border Walls: Security and the War on Terror in the United States, India and Israel," by Reece Jones. READ MORE »

Retreat to the border

Retreat to the border

National Catholic Reporter

A photograph of Father Ivan Bernal and Father Bob Carney celebrating a mass along the border wall in Nogales, Mexico is presented. READ MORE »

Why Build a Border Wall?

Why Build a Border Wall?

NACLA Report on the Americas

An excerpt from the book "Border Walls: Security and the War on Terror in the United States, India, and Israel," by Reece Jones is presented. READ MORE »

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