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Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Are About White Nationalism, Not Trade

There’s nothing “uncontrollable” about people applying for asylum. All the U.S. has to do is meet its obligations under international law.

Mexico tariffs might energize Trump voters for 2020, but they won’t reduce immigration

Trump’s tariffs-for-crackdown tradeoff punishes Americans and Mexicans and doesn’t fix the border. It’s hard to imagine a more misdirected plan.

Safe Third Country, Remain in Mexico: US Asylum Policies Violate Rights

In this Special Report, the Americas Program analyzed existing Safe Third Country Agreements to determine what such an agreement would mean for Mexico, for the United States and for the migrants from Central America who pass through Mexico to seek safety in the United States.

ARTICLES

Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Are About White Nationalism, Not Trade

Mexico tariffs might energize Trump voters for 2020, but they won’t reduce immigration

Safe Third Country, Remain in Mexico: US Asylum Policies Violate Rights

The Troubling Relationship Between Bolsonaro and Dictatorships

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MULTIMEDIA

Mexico’s Dilemma: Tariffs or Impose Trump’s Draconian Immigration

World Summit of Mothers of the Disappeared

Interview with Robert Reich: Closing the Border to Mexico is “Insane”

IN THE MEDIA

Global Exchange: “Venezuela’s crisis: Is there any good way out?”

View our expert panel to hear from Miguel Tinker Salas, Venezuelan scholar and Professor of Latin American History at Pomona College; Laura Carlsen, Mexican journalist and director of the Americas Program, and Medea Benjamin, author and anti-war activist on the growing crisis in Venezuela.

 

 

 

Laura Carlsen on Friday’s KPFA news roundup: Venezuela, the wall-asylum-Trump’s shutdown, Syria and the teachers’ strike

 

An Open Letter to the United States: Stop Interfering in Venezuela’s Internal Politics