Opinion: Obama’s ‘catch and release’ border strategy seeks security without processing

Opinion: Obama’s ‘catch and release’ border strategy seeks security without processing

The administration’s current approach to dealing with detained illegal immigrants has been characterized as “catch and release.” It is an apt term. In fishing, “catch and release” is designed to preserve a population, and that is precisely what the Obama Continue reading

Opinion: The next U.S. Defense Secretary should pay attention to Mexico and our borders, here’s why

Opinion: The next U.S. Defense Secretary should pay attention to Mexico and our borders, here’s why

The – most likely – new U.S. Defense Secretary, Ashton Carter, has plenty on his plate in far-flung corners of the globe like Yemen and Afghanistan. He will also have plenty to keep him awake at night closer to home. Continue reading