This slideshow traces a number of key points on the U.S.-Mexico border, from Laredo, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez in the east through Nogales (Arizona and Mexico), and Yuma, Arizona, and then north to Calexico, California and west to Tijuana, Mexico. Topics explored are the physical border and landscape, cross-border trade, security, immigration, drug trafficking and organized crime.

Project

Louie Palu explores the U.S.-Mexico border where violence runs rampant: What does it look like? How has the immigration policy evolved? And what are the economic and security issues?

Recently

October 7, 2014 /
Meghan Dhaliwal, Carlos Javier Ortiz
Photographer's work featured in exhibition to give audiences greater insight into real-world ramifications of modern violence.
September 12, 2014 /
Lauren Shepherd, Meghan Dhaliwal
Reviewers and exhibit-goers reflect on gun-violence photography juxtaposed against an extensive exhibit of arms and armor.