Todd Miller currently writes on border and immigration issues for NACLA Report on the Americas. He has researched and written about US-Mexican border issues for over a decade and has worked for BorderLinks in Tucson, Arizona, and Witness for Peace in Oaxaca, Mexico. His latest book, Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security, will be published by City Lights Publishers in March, 2014.
For the US, “homeland security” is hardly limited to the homeland.
Here's how to turn the US-Mexican border into a war zone.
Drones, surveillance towers, malls of the spy state and the national security police on the northern border.