When Lisa Manuel was a child, her mother would take her to Quitobaquito Springs, a rare oasis amid the giant cacti and rolling hills of southwest Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.
On October 5, 2020 investigative reporter Tim Steller for the Arizona Daily Star uncovered the Trump administration’s cover-up used to initiate, implement, allegedly cancel, and then continue separating children from their parents even while under court order to find and unite them.
With a week to go until the US presidential election, more than 60 million Americans have already taken advantage of early voting, smashing all records.
In mid-July, a group of people gathered for a prayer ceremony at the border between the United States and Mexico in Southern California 50 miles southeast of San Diego. American citizens arrived from the north and Mexican citizens from the south.
On June 23, President Trump flew to Yuma, Arizona, to celebrate the completion of 200 miles of the U.S.-Mexico border wall. “It stopped COVID,” he said, failing to mention that our state recently recorded 58,000 cases and 1300 deaths from the disease. An earlier fabrication was Trump’s repeated claim that...