Borders and Blessings: Reflections on the National Immigration Crisis from the Arizona Desert
- Militarizaciï¿½n de la frontera e inmigraciï¿½n ilegal: los jornaleros tamaulipecos. Pedro Izcara Palacios, Sim�n // Estudios Fronterizos;jul-dic2009, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p9
Tamaulipas presents a long tradition of rural migration to the United States in search of farm employment. Until the eighties, Tamaulipas' undocumented workers crossed the border easily. However, starting in the nineties, as a result of a restrictive migration policy centered exclusively on the...
- BORDER EXCEPTIONALISM IN THE ERA OF MOVING BORDERS. Chacón, Jennifer M. // Fordham Urban Law Journal;Nov2010, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p129
Historically, the courts have indicated that the tasks of enacting and enforcing immigration laws are federal functions. The federal agents who police the nation's borders have exceptionally broad policing authority-an authority that the courts have justified based on the special need to secure...
- FEDERAL IMMIGRATION LAW NEEDED. // Tennessee Tribune;7/15/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p4A
In this article the author discusses the importance of enforcing a proper federal immigration law which presents responsible provisions that protect the rights of citizens and immigrants.
- ACLU, DOJ argue against Arizona's 'show me your papers' law. Persaud, Felicia // New York Amsterdam News;7/29/2010, Vol. 100 Issue 31, p14
The article reports on the argument between the American Civil Liberties Union and U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton on the unconstitutional side of the Arizona immigration law.
- Detour through the Sonora-Arizona Desert: New routes of Mexican emigration to the United States. T�llez, Mar�a Eugenia Anguiano // Journal of Latino-Latin American Studies (JOLLAS);Fall2007, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p4
During the 1980s the Tijuana-San Diego border region was the most common place for unauthorized border crossings into the United Status. Since 1993, when the US government increased its control and surveillance of its border with Mexico, the migration flow of unauthorized workers has been...
- Staking their lives. Fraser, Barbara // National Catholic Reporter;8/5/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 21, p13
The article offers information on the risky travel of illegal migrants from Central America through Mexico to the U.S. borders. It states that the El Norte is still a powerful magnet for migrants from countries like Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras despite the recessions. It adds that the...
- AFM in Canada: Trouble Crossing the Border to Work in the US. Folio, Sam // International Musician;Mar2010, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p6
The article presents the author's views on the problems related to border crossing of musicians between the U.S. and Canada. He argues that U.S. musicians can enter the marketplace of Canada even without work permit and Labour Market Opinion (LMO) unless they are engaged at a recognized...
- APPENDIX: The Sample of Interviewees. // Dividing Lines: The Politics of Immigration Control in America;2002, p297
A variety of information regarding the semi-structured interviews with political actors who contributed in or possessed special knowledge about the topic of immigration policymaking which appeared in the book "Dividing Lines: The Politics of Immigration Control in America," by Daniel J. Tichenor...
- Struggle continues in the Arizona immigration battle; orison-industrial complex enters narrative. JOHNSON, STEPHON // New York Amsterdam News;7/29/2010, Vol. 100 Issue 31, p6
The article reports on the implementation of the immigration law in Arizona which will affect the criminal law's provisions to an illegal immigrant.