El Paso

immigration

In El Paso, Immigrant Youth Are Changing the Face of Border Activism

A group called Soñando Juntos is building something unique: an intersectional coalition fighting for undocumented people.
Gabriel A. Solis
3.12.18
Views My Own

It's Time to Take Down Statues of Conquistadors

Here's to a world without conquistadors and their shitty monuments.
Gabriel A. Solis
10.3.17
US-Mexico border

The Chicano Artists Transcending the US-Mexico Border

With a foot in each world, the people of El Paso and Ciudad Juarez have developed a shared culture, which stretches beyond nationality and documentation.
Avery White
Holly Devon
7.4.17
Father's Day

I Loved My Dad, But Hated His Machismo

My Mexican-American father gave me everything. But I don't want his patriarchal worldview.
Gabriel A. Solis
6.18.17
at the drive-in

At the Drive-In Turned Me into a Border-Hating Communist

The band's genre-defying punk sound taught me that borders are meant to be broken.
Gabriel A. Solis
6.7.17
Essays

Khalid Could Be the Next GOAT

The 19-year-old singer will soundtrack this summer and could become a generational talent. All that potential is terrifying.
Alex Robert Ross
5.12.17
lowriders

The Revolutionary History of Lowriders

The new film 'Lowriders' highlights the aesthetic of Chicanx car culture, but leaves out its radical politics.
Gabriel A. Solis
5.11.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Teacher Mimicked 'Breaking Bad' and Got Arrested for Cooking Meth

In New Mexico, of all places.
Drew Schwartz
5.3.17
PROFILES

IRL Paso: Texas Singer Khalid Is Making Music to Connect To

The El Paso singer has had a breakout success with his song "Location," and now he's ready to find an audience on a global scale.
Eduardo Cepeda
1.18.17
Photo

Photos of Everything but the Pope at a Papal Mass Near the Mexican Border

On February 17, as the Pope visited the border region of El Paso-Ciudad Juárez before returning to Rome, I shot a papal mass. My goal was to concentrate on the feeling of the day and not on the man who came into town.
Peter Svarzbein
2.20.16
we saw this

We Talked to Fans at a Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias Concert in El Paso, Texas

"It has a lot of connotations. If you're in the party mode it's like, 'Let's go for it. Let's party it up!'"
Elijah Watson
1.29.15