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The role of Canadian mining in the plight of Central American...

Tyler Morgenstern, University of California, Santa Barbara In October 2018, a group of some 4,000 migrants set out en masse from Honduras, headed north toward...

Counting 11 million undocumented immigrants is easier than Trump thinks

Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University It is now clear that there will be no question about citizenship on the 2020 U.S. Census. After the Supreme...

How much power can one image actually have?

Nicole Smith Dahmen, University of Oregon and Paul Slovic, University of Oregon When the Associated Press published Julia Le Duc’s photograph of a drowned Salvadoran...

Thousands of asylum seekers left waiting at the US-Mexico border

Savitri Arvey, University of California San Diego and Steph Leutert, University of Texas at Austin Over the past three months, the number of Central Americans...

Hydropower dams can harm coastal areas far downstream

Paula Ezcurra, University of California San Diego and Octavio Aburto, University of California San Diego Thousands of hydroelectric dams are under construction around the world,...

Americans might love Cinco de Mayo, but few know what they’re...

Kirby Farah, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Many Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo, but how many actually know...

Nixon and Reagan tried closing the border to pressure Mexico –...

Aileen Teague, Brown University Just a week ago, President Donald Trump appeared poised to take the drastic step of closing the U.S.-Mexico border to both...

El Chapo trial shows why a wall won’t stop drugs from...

Luis Gómez Romero, University of Wollongong The trial of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera has exposed just how powerful Mexico’s cartels really...

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Tourette syndrome: Finally, something to shout about

Michael Okun, University of Florida Tourette syndrome is a mysterious medical curiosity that has puzzled doctors for more than a century. People who have it...