sábado, diciembre 15, 2018

When it comes to border security, reforms are better than razor wire or a...

Mario González well remembers the Christmas trips his family would take from their Fresno County home to relatives living in Mexico. “We would pack up the van and go,” says González of his parents and...

Mexico’s New Government Will Eliminate the Tourism Promotion Council

Mexico's incoming federal government will shut down the country's Tourism Promotion Council (Consejo de Promoción Turística de Mexico, or CPTM), new secretary of tourism Miguel Torruco confirmed yesterday, according to numerous local reports. "On the...

Port of Entry Clarification for Tomorrow

There have been rumors of a “migrant march” in Tijuana tomorrow, Saturday, that have led to false rumors of a closure in San Ysidro. Per CBP, “At this time, there are no plans to close...

Important information about bringing international humanitarian donations into Mexico

To make humanitarian donations into Mexico, we advise following the following procedures and rules: 1. There are 3 different ways to bring donations into Mexico: a. Franchise  A Mexican national residing in the border region, may...

Today, November 27th it’s Giving Tuesday!

 A day of giving and a day to help others!  Please help us make a difference by donating to Border Angels today on Giving Tuesday! As a bonus, today's donations made on Facebook & PayPal will be doubled!  Facebook #GivingTuesday: https://www.facebook.com/donate/761075264244506/10156145223151886/ Paypal #GivingTuesday: https://www.borderangels.org/paypal-donations/ Website donations for any...

Children ‘screaming and coughing in the mayhem’ as Trump border patrol fires tear gas...

After Central American migrants approached the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday to call attention to awful shelter conditions and request asylum, U.S. Border Patrol agents reportedly fired tear gas into Mexico, forcing parents with toddlers...

Caravan Situation

The situation facing our border - mass migration of Central Americans from failed states - is complex and is felt nowhere as strongly as in San Ysidro. The San Ysidro Chamber of Commerce applauds...

Trump says troops will not fire on migrant caravan

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that illegal immigrants who throw rocks at the military would be arrested, but not fired upon by troops. He made the remarks to reporters one day after he...

Fox News’ Shep Smith debunks Trump’s migrant-caravan rhetoric: ‘There is no invasion’

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith on Monday repudiated claims by President Donald Trump and his own network of the risks posed by a so-called caravan of migrants making its way toward the U.S. border. ‘There...

New photo exhibit humanizes America’s immigration controversy

The most impactful thing about El Sueño Americano, the photographic exhibition on view at the ArtsXchange gallery (in the Warehouse Arts District) Oct. 8 through Nov. 5, is that it puts a face on the...

U.S. to reconsider asylum for separated immigrant families

The settlement, detailed in court documents late on Wednesday, represented a victory for rights groups that challenged Trump’s contentious family separation policy that was aimed at deterring illegal immigration. If approved by U.S. District Judge...

Passport denials reflect long history of racist attacks on Mexican Americans

The Washington Post and Texas Tribune have reported the U.S. State Department has begun denying passport applications, or annulling existing passports, from American citizens, largely Mexican Americans in South Texas. In some cases, applicants...