Shifting Border

CA and Mexico Border

U.S. and Mexico border fence (1929)

U.S. and Mexico border fence (2012)

U.S. and Mexico border fence (2012)

Above are two images depicting the stark contrast of the border between the U.S. (California) and Mexico in a timespan of 83 years. It is clear that our once-open arms are now closed and armed with barbed wire and border patrol officers.

 

sources: AP images, ID: 290309014 (1929)
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2012/0515/At-US-border-era-of-fence-building-manpower-surge-at-an-end (2012)

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