The migrants that do arrive in the U.S. are fleeing situations exacerbated by decades of bad American foreign policy. Tariffs on Mexico would continue that pattern.
The Trump administration's new NAFTA revisions and a labor-friendly Mexican president could turn unexpected strikes on the border into a movement that transforms both countries.
Andrés Manuel López Obrador is going to save Latin America from neoliberalism, according to American and British leftists. The reality is much more complicated.
Andrés Manuel López Obrador won in a landslide on Sunday. At the heart of his platform: forgiveness for drug offenses and a national reconciliation effort. Can it work?
Much has been made of the very real woes of American workers. But Mexicans are trapped in an especially brutal cycle of dependence and exile.