Why Eastern Europeans are drawn to Sonora Desert

Carlile, William H.
October 1996
Christian Science Monitor;10/4/96, Vol. 88 Issue 218, p3
Reports that a unique grass-roots program on the Arizona-Mexico border, is attracting the attention of officials in Eastern Europe. Reason officials from Poland, Germany and Czech Republic will visit the Arizona-Sonora Visioning Plan; Problems Europeans are having along their borders; Views of Margie Emmermann, vice chairwoman of the Arizona-Mexico Commission.


Related Articles

  • Borderlands. Updike, William A. // National Parks;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 75 Issue 1/2, p46 

    Recounts the border conflicts between Texas and Mexico which was settled by the signing of the Chamizal Treaty of 1963. How park staff at Chamizal National Memorial celebrated the event.

  • A Virtual Fence, With Holes.  // America;4/26/2010, Vol. 202 Issue 13, p4 

    In this article the author focuses on the malfunction of the virtual fence between Mexico and U.S. made by 2005 Secure Borders Initiative under the administration of George W. Bush.

  • Border facility slated for Nogales. Fessenden, Jim // Inside Tucson Business;07/26/99, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p2 

    Reports on the plan of the state of Arizona to build an inspection facility at the Mexico border in Nogales. Goal to prevent delays in the processing of trucks and the inspection of produce crossing the border from Mexico; Financing of the project.

  • Immigrants risk losing lives they hope to improve. Wright, Jim // National Catholic Reporter;02/02/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p12 

    Reports on the growth in the number of deaths among immigrants along the Arizona-Mexico border. Cause of the deaths; Implications of the deaths for the rest of the southern border states; Information on the 1994 border strategy in the country.

  • Texas-Chihuahua. Morris, Roger // New Republic;10/22/77, Vol. 177 Issue 17, p12 

    Describes economic and political crises in the Texas-Chihuahua, Mexico border. Growth of the number of immigrants in the border; Basis of the force and logic of the crisis; Implication of the situation for the administration of U.S. President James Earl Carter; Report that sons and daughters of...

  • ON THE NEW FRONTIER. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Sep2001, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p42 

    Focuses on the border towns of Ciudad Acuna, Mexico and Del Rio, Texas, where the Laughlin Air Base of the United States is located. Reasons for the growth of cultural and economic exchanges between Del Rio and Acuna; Significance of the joint bilateral committee formed by the cities' chambers...

  • The Mexican Border. Young, Don; Young, Marjorie // Southern California (Adventure Guide);1997, p287 

    Provides travel-related information on the Mexican border dividing California and Mexico. How to get to the Mexican border; Attractions; Adventures offered in the place; Hotel accommodations and restaurants.

  • NAII wants greater efforts at safety; Mexican trucks coming across border called hazard.  // Insurance Advocate;1/27/96, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p10 

    Reports that the National Association of Independent Insurers is urging public officials to set up safety inspection/enforcement teams immediately at all Mexican border crossings. Increase in Mexican truck traffic; Federal and state safety and weight standards; Liability insurance.

  • An analysis of Mexico's border industrialization program. Ericson, Anna-Stina // Monthly Labor Review;May70, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p33 

    Analyzes the implications of the border industrialization program in Mexico. Focus on social and economic conditions along the border; Features of the industrialization program; Benefits and limitations of the program; Profile of the border communities; Appraisal of the border areas program;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics