El Paso

9.13.19

Beto Pledged to Ban Assault Rifles, so This Texas Lawmaker Threatened to Kill Him with One

"My AR is ready for you," the Republican lawmaker tweeted.

8.15.19

Americans Told Us How Their Lives Have Been Torn Apart By Gun Violence

Mass shootings have created a climate of fear, loss, and helplessness.

8.14.19

The Christchurch Shooter Was Allowed To Write A Letter From Prison. It Ended Up On 4chan.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that the letter, which contained a call for more violence, should have been seized by the corrections department.

8.8.19

Getting Rid of 8chan Isn't Going to Get Rid of QAnon

Some longtime watchers of the conspiracy say it's grown to the point where it doesn't need 8chan or even Q anymore.

8.7.19

We Asked People Around the World What They Think of U.S. Gun Laws

"I think all these laws are the result of American capitalism."

1.8.19

Inside the teardown of Trump's infamous tent city for migrant kids

Tornillo is being torn down, and fast.

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3.12.18

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.

10.3.17

It's Time to Take Down Statues of Conquistadors

Here's to a world without conquistadors and their shitty monuments.

7.4.17

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.

6.18.17

I Loved My Dad, But Hated His Machismo

My Mexican-American father gave me everything. But I don't want his patriarchal worldview.

6.7.17

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.

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