Despite opposition from progressive leaders, the spending package easily passed the House on Tuesday.
The company, which has a long history of legal trouble, won the contract, though its bid “did not meet standards.”
Congress can lessen the cruelty and destruction along the border by cutting the 2020 budget for the border.
The militarization of the U.S. border has led to an increase in migrant deaths and a windfall for the security industry.
Much of the funding is plowed into public-private contract deals with large firms.
The border wall threatens the last remaining ancient groundwater in Arizona.
Don’t anyone dare say at the end of this nightmare that they didn’t know.
There is a global empire of borders meant to promote Washington’s geopolitical, economic and military interests.
Organizers around the world are coordinating advocacy efforts as part of a #WorldWithoutWalls campaign.
High-tech virtual barriers used to imprison Palestinians in Gaza have already been deployed at the U.S.-Mexico border.