Crossing Over, and Over...

Crossing Over, and Over...

"Migrant shelters along the Mexican border are filled not with newcomers looking for a better life, but with seasoned crossers: older men and women, often deportees, braving ever-greater risks to get back to their families in the United States — the country they consider home. They present an enormous challenge to American policy makers, because they continue to head north despite obstacles more severe than at any time in recent history."

Damien Cave, front page, New York Times, Oct. 3, 2011.  [Site contains useful videos, graphics.]