Walled Off

Gwynne, S. C.
May 2006
Texas Monthly;May2006, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p102
The article discusses the Operation Streamline II program by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which aimed to secure the country's borders. The program's mission is simple and without precedent: to prosecute and jail all illegal border crossers (except parents with children) and then ship them back to their country of origin.


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