Less obvious was the border as a place, home to millions of people charting a future within the paradox that is the border—desperately poor but highly lucrative; largely ignored while occupying a mythical place in the popular imagination.
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He’s a Texas Republican and an expert on fighting extremism who advises homeland security officials. Why do conservatives hate him?
In our four-part multimedia series, produced in collaboration with the Guardian, we explore how a rural South Texas county 70 miles from the border has become a graveyard for Central Americans.
Texas DPS has become the federal government’s newest partner in fighting the global war on drugs.
Agency Says DHS Employees Routinely Report Overtime When Actually ‘Relaxing, Joking and Surfing the Internet’
Employees at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security have been bilking taxpayers for millions in overtime pay for years.
One morning in February, more than 2,000 cops, fire marshals, and public health officials in the Dallas-Fort Worth area received a memo—stamped “For Official […]