The Environmental Consequences Of A Wall On The U.S.-Mexico Border

Posted by Bridget Ryan, May 12, 2017

Discussions of a border wall happen at the intersection of environmental and civil rights.

On Jan. 25, President Trump signed an executive order instructing construction to begin on a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Environmentalists and civil rights activists say the proposed wall on the southern border with Mexico is a threat to the environmental rights of the people who live on both sides of the border.

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