The second of several short interview clips from our coverage of the May 29 march against SB1070. In this one I get some quick thoughts from a fellow Tucsonan named Andrew as he walked with the thousands of others on the streets of Phoenix.
First 100 Days Rally for Immigrant Rights
Back from the first half of my border trip, I spent a couple days in Tucson before heading out on the road again toward El Paso. While back in the old pueblo I went to a special rally thrown by the Tucson immigrant rights group Border Action Network.
The News on the Line "Transition in the Borderlands" series continues with another segment:
Showdown At The Rio Bosque
This is the story of the first and so far only act of civil disobedience committed to stop construction of the border wall, in El Paso, Texas.
As Barrack Obama was being sworn into office, I was talking with an expert on ecology and biodiversity in the border region, Professor Landeros of the Autonomous University of Baja California, in Mexicali. He told me about the state of the borderlands and his hope for them in the future.
A Visit to Mexicali on Inauguration Day from steev hise on Vimeo.