U.S.-Central America: Suspending Aid Won’t Help — AULA Blog

By Joseph Wiltberger* President Trump’s recent announcement to cut off U.S. aid to Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador – intended to pressure those governments to stop migrant caravans headed for the U.S.-Mexico border – would suspend and divert an estimated $700 million dollars in funds directed mainly to regional security and economic programs with mixed […] […]

Should Families That Enter the US Illegally Be Split Up?

I received an invitation for lunch from friends to watch England play Switzerland in The World Cup. We were to meet at a local Colombian restaurant to watch the game and to eat authentic Colombian cuisine. My friends knew that watching soccer was not my preferred pastime. Though I really did not need an incentive […]