Todd Miller has covered the border and the border-industrial complex as a journalist for the past 20 years. His work has appeared in the New York Times, The Nation, Guernica, and NACLA Report on the Americas. He is the author of Border Patrol Nation (2014), Storming the Wall (2017), Empire of Borders (2019), and the forthcoming Build Bridges, Not Walls. Follow him on Twitter at @memomiller.
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