Trump border wall
“Even just the act of doing it is really an assault on our constitutional, democratic system.”
For these federal employees, the shutdown isn’t just a matter of political brinkmanship.
Lopez Obrador, who just took office after his landslide victory, has mostly taken a diplomatic tone with Trump. But a showdown between the two leaders is already brewing.
As a sovereign nation that straddles the U.S.-Mexico border, the Tohono O’odham face unique problems in the face of Trump’s extreme stance on immigration.