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Man Shows Why Building A Border Wall Doesn't Make Sense On Any Level

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.29.2016 | Comedy

Some might think that building a wall on the Mexico border is a surefire way to keep people out of the United States. I mean, if you build it thick en...

City Gates: Now You See Them, Now You Don't

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Charles R. Wolfe

The city gate of old in Acaya, Italy: form follows function A year of political obsession with walls along national borders has me contemplating city...

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto And Donald Trump Are Now In A Twitter Fight

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 09.01.2016 | Politics

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto took to Twitter Thursday afternoon to once again insist that his country won’t pay for a border wall, no matte...

Media Chatter Of Inevitable Hillary Fades As Her Image Hits New Low (And Trump Surprises in Mexico)

William Bradley | Posted 09.01.2016 | Media
William Bradley

Well, just because something I've been warning about for more than a year should be impossible doesn't mean that it is.

Trump's Big Day

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.01.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The bar for the Mexican meeting was set pretty low -- all Trump really had to do was get out of it without a major gaffe of any sort.

Joe Arpaio: 'What Difference Does It Make' Who Pays For Trump's Border Wall?

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.01.2016 | Politics

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, an anti-immigration hard-liner and prominent Donald Trump supporter, said he’s not bothered by the GOP nominee’s failu...

Donaldo Go Home

Jonathan Richards | Posted 08.31.2016 | Politics
Jonathan Richards


Donald Trump's Border Wall Could Have 'Yuge' Environmental Costs

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 08.18.2016 | Science

Donald Trump’s plan to build a towering, migrant-proof wall along the U.S.-Mexico border has been slammed as stupid and moronic, not to mention raci...

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Build Border Wall To Keep Out 'Terrorists'

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 07.22.2016 | Politics

CLEVELAND ― Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio made an unscheduled appearance at the Republican National Convention on Thursday night, assuring delegates th...

Protesters Ask America To Wall Off Donald Trump, Not Mexico

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 07.21.2016 | Latino Voices

CLEVELAND ― A coalition of immigrant rights activists and progressive groups rallied to wall off GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump instead of th...

HUFFPOLLSTER: How Donald Trump Became The Republican Nominee

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump took a long, “winding” path to the nomination. The views of Trump’s core supporters still differ from the rest of the GOP. And peop...

People Living Along U.S.-Mexico Border Think A Wall Is A Bad Idea

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics

The majority of people living along the U.S.-Mexico border oppose the idea of building a wall between the two countries, suggests a new poll. Sevent...

Rick Perry On Trump's Proposed Border Wall: 'You Can't Do That'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.11.2016 | Politics

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has promised a physical wall, 35 to 40 feet tall, along the United States’ border with Mexi...

So How Much Will Donald Trump's Border Wall Cost?

John A. Tures | Posted 06.10.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

Donald Trump has made building a wall with Mexico the centerpiece of his campaign. Yet America's attempt to build a wall under the Bush Administration has given us some idea about how much such an endeavor would cost.

Congressman To Donald Trump: Shove The Border Wall 'Up Your Ass'

Texas Tribune | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.06.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela took a poison pen to the Republican presumptive presidential nominee, Donald Trump, in an open letter Monday morni...

For a Productive Discussion, Voters Must Fight the Impulse to Do Harm

Michael Shammas | Posted 05.19.2016 | Politics
Michael Shammas

The point is simple: Elections are important. How can we debate the 2016 election in a way that recognizes that gravity? To me, improving our discourse means rising above "the impulse to do harm," which is something humans naturally feel after being slighted.

Study: Trump's Deportation Plan Could Slice 2 percent Off U.S. GDP

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 05.05.2016 | Politics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Donald Trump's vow to round up and deport all of America's undocumented immigrants if he is elected president could shrink the ec...

Bill O'Reilly Tells Former Mexican President Border Wall Is 'Actually Humane'

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 05.05.2016 | Media

Fox News host Bill O'Reilly continued his ardent support for a proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border on Wednesday, telling the country's former p...

Presidential Campaigns Make U.S./Mexico Benefits Invisible

Carl Nettleton | Posted 04.30.2016 | Politics
Carl Nettleton

Much has been said during the 2016 presidential race about the need for a wall on the U.S./Mexico border, the asserted perils of the North American Tr...

America Needs the Immigrants Trump Wants to Keep Out

Jim Moore | Posted 04.06.2016 | Politics
Jim Moore

Trump's policy--essentially international blackmail--threatens the Mexican government by turning off the southbound flow of tens of millions of American dollars that bolster local Mexican economies and help uncounted numbers of Mexican families survive.

The Politics of Easter

Lee C. Camp | Posted 03.29.2016 | Religion
Lee C. Camp

So, after Easter, if we would speak of making our community "great again," we must come to terms with the politics of Easter: to be great requires a deep and liberating humility, a mercy and quiet persistence in meeting others in their distress, an allowance for others to speak and to be heard, a universal proclamation of the goodness of all human beings.

Donald Trump Perfected The Art Of Making Immigration Policy Dumb

The Huffington Post | Jason Cherkis | Posted 03.22.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In American politics, few issues are as clouded by zany solutions as immigration reform. It might seem like Donald Trump came up with hi...

How I Will Make Mexico Pay for The Wall

Donald J. Drumpf | Posted 03.21.2016 | Comedy
Donald J. Drumpf

Today, I am pleased to announce my 3-point plan to make Mexico pay for the Wall--a plan that covers everything from raw materials to labor costs to ongoing maintenance.

A Message to Donald From the Border

Inga | Posted 03.07.2016 | Comedy

Everybody has to have a guilty pleasure and mine is watching the Republican debates. I can only assume the Candidates Gone Wild! DVD is already in pr...

Pope Francis On Trump: 'This Man Is Not Christian'

The Huffington Post | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.18.2016 | Politics

Pope Francis said on Thursday that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border is "not Christia...