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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

By David Cook Martín, Professor of Sociology and Assistant Vice President of Global Education, Grinnell College. Donald Trump tweeted on Jan. 6 that “any money spent on building the Great Wall (for the sake of speed), will be paid back by Mexico later.” The Economist reports that 40 countries have built fences since the fall of…

IMAGE: A Cochise County Sheriff officer stands along the border fence between the United States and Mexico during a photo opportunity with Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz (not pictured) near Douglas, Arizona March 18, 2016.  REUTERS/Sam Mircovich/File Photo