Yolanda Chvez Leyva

On Aug. 10, the Department of Homeland Security announced that it would give sweeping new powers to Border Patrol agents to deport undocumented immigrants. But enlisting these agents to perform the role of "judges" is unwise and shortsighte... more

Aug 18, 2004 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Attacks have Mexicans heading south of the borderNovember 28, 2001 The Sept. more

Nov 28, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds

View from the border shows universal empathySeptember 19, 2001 I live on the U.S.-Mexican border, 2,000 miles from last week's horrifying attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C. more

Sep 19, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Immigrant deaths a casualty of free tradeMay 30, 2001 Last week, smugglers abandoned a group of Mexican immigrants in the blistering 115 degree heat of the Arizona desert. more

May 30, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds