Thursday my husband learned that Beto O’Rourke would be organizing volunteers to block walk in one of El Paso’s poorest, most heavily immigrant neighborhoods, to sign vulnerable people up for Covid-19 vaccines. He (the husband) is a retired doctor with many years in family practice treating poor people of…

l Paso Matters, the non-profit, online community news and commentary source run by Bob Moore, purports to follow the ethical standards of journalism. But earlier this week, Moore did something bizarre and hardly ethical. He published an obituary that clearly was written by family or friends of the deceased…

year after Trump won 2020 and things for immigrants had gotten worse — far, far worse — a tiny group of seasoned activists, all of them adept with Signal and all close knit and very careful, threw up their hands and called an encrypted Zoom meeting. Early in the…

Debbie Nathan

Writer on the US-Mexico border

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